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ex·plor·er

 (ĭk-splôr′ər)
n.
1. One that explores, especially one that explores a geographic area.
2. An implement or a tool used for exploring; a probe.
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Explorer

(ɪkˈsplɔːrə)
n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) US a member of the senior branch of the Scouts. Brit equivalent: Venture Scout

Explorer

(ɪkˈsplɔːrə)
n
(Astronautics) any of the first series of US satellites. Explorer 1, launched in 1958, confirmed the existence of intense radiation belts around the earth
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ex•plor•er

(ɪkˈsplɔr ər, -ˈsploʊr-)

n.
1. a person or thing that explores, esp. a person who investigates unknown regions.
2. (cap.) Also called Explor′er Scout`. a person between the ages 14 and 20 who is in the exploring program sponsored by the Boy Scouts of America.
[1675–85]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.explorer - someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)explorer - someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
conquistador - an adventurer (especially one who led the Spanish conquest of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century)
diver, frogman, underwater diver - someone who works underwater
navigator - in earlier times, a person who explored by ship
potholer, spelaeologist, speleologist, spelunker - a person who explores caves
2.Explorer - a commercial browser
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explorer

noun traveller, journeyer, adventurer, voyager, globetrotter, discoverer the British explorer who discovered the North Magnetic Pole
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Translations
مُسْتَكْشِفمُسْتَكْشِفُ
badatel
opdagelsesrejsende
tutkimusmatkailija
istraživač
felfedezõ
könnuîur, rannsakandi
探検家
탐험가
raziskovalec
upptäcktsresande
นักสำรวจ
nhà thám hiểm

explorer

[ɪksˈplɔːrəʳ] Nexplorador(a) m/f
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explorer

[ɪkˈsplɔːrər] nexplorateur/trice m/f
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explorer

nForscher(in) m(f), → Forschungsreisende(r) mf
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explorer

[ɪksˈplɔːrəʳ] nesploratore/trice
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explore

(ikˈsploː) verb
1. to search or travel through (a place) for the purpose of discovery. The oceans have not yet been fully explored; Let's go exploring in the caves.
2. to examine carefully. I'll explore the possibilities of getting a job here.
exploration (ekspləˈreiʃən) noun
a journey of exploration.
exˈploratory (-ˈsplorə-) adjective
for the purpose of exploration or investigation. an exploratory expedition.
exˈplorer noun
a person who explores unknown regions. explorers in space.
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explorer

مُسْتَكْشِفُ badatel opdagelsesrejsende Forscher εξερευνητής explorador tutkimusmatkailija explorateur istraživač esploratore 探検家 탐험가 ontdekkingsreiziger oppdagelsesreisende badacz explorador исследователь upptäcktsresande นักสำรวจ kaşif nhà thám hiểm 探险家
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