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 (môr′ē), Matthew Fontaine 1806-1873.
American naval officer and oceanographer who charted the currents and winds of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans and wrote the pioneering Physical Geography of the Sea (1855).


(Biography) Matthew Fontaine. 1806–73, US pioneer hydrographer and oceanographer


(ˈmɔr i, ˈmɒr i)

Matthew Fontaine, 1806–73, U.S. naval officer and scientist.
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