Amerigo Vespucci

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Amerigo Vespucci

(Italian ameˈriːɡo vesˈputtʃi)
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(Biography) See Vespucci

Ves•puc•ci

(vɛˈspu tʃi, -ˈspyu-)

n.
Amerigo, (Americus Vespucius), 1451–1512, Italian explorer after whom America was named.
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Noun1.Amerigo Vespucci - Florentine navigator who explored the coast of South AmericaAmerigo Vespucci - Florentine navigator who explored the coast of South America; America was named in his honor (1454-1512)