- The definition of an exploration is an investigation or a travel experience.
An example of an exploration is a deep sea diving journey to find new sea life.
A diver engaged in the exploration of the sea.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: Classical Latin exploratio ; from past participle of explorare: see explore
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- ex·plorˈa·toˌry adjective
exploration - Medical Definition
- exploratory adjective