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- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
- The act of exploring
- Notably penetrating, or ranging over for purposes of (especially geographical) discovery
- The exploration of 'unknown' areas often was the precursor to colonization.
- A physical examination.
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act of exploring
penetrating, or ranging over for purposes of (especially geographical) discovery
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- IPA: /ɛk.splɔ.ʁa.sjɔ̃/
exploration f (plural explorations)
- An exploration