Christopher Columbus

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Noun1.Christopher Columbus - Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)Christopher Columbus - Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)
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The anachronisms in The Death and Life of Miguel de Cervantes are more subtle than in The Memoirs of Cristopher Columbus, yet, Calvo-Pascual promptly points out, the effect is stronger.