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Hil·la·ry(hĭl′ə-rē), Sir Edmund Percival 1919-2008.
New Zealand mountaineer and explorer who in 1953 with Tenzing Norgay first attained the summit of Mount Everest.
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(Biography) Sir Edmund. 1919–2008, New Zealand explorer and mountaineer. He and his Sherpa guide, Tenzing Norgay, were the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest (1953); New Zealand ambassador to India (1984–89)
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Hil•la•ry(ˈhɪl ə ri)
Sir Edmund P., born 1919, New Zealand mountain climber who scaled Mount Everest 1953.
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|Noun||1.||Hillary - New Zealand mountaineer who in 1953 first attained the summit of Mount Everest with his Sherpa guide Tenzing Norgay (born in 1919)|
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