Explorer meaning

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One that explores, especially one that explores a geographic area.
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A person who explores; esp., one who explores an unknown or little-known region.
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An implement or a tool used for exploring; a probe.
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A person aged 14–20 who is a participant in the exploring program of the Boy Scouts of America.
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The definition of an explorer is a person who travels and investigates little known places.

An example of an explorer is Sir Ernest Shackleton, the Antarctica explorer.

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A person who by means of travel (notably an expedition) searches out new information.
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The user interface in Windows starting with Windows 95. It includes the Start menu, Taskbar, desktop and file manager. For most users, the term refers only to the file manager component, called "Windows Explorer" or "File Explorer," which is used to display the folder hierarchies on the drives and copy, rename and delete files and folders (see Win Explorer). See EXPLORER.EXE and file manager.
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One who explores something.
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Any of various hand tools, with sharp points, used in dentistry.
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(computing, graphical user interface) A visual representation of a file system etc. through which the user can navigate.
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