Explorer definition

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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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One who explores something.
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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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An implement or a tool used for exploring; a probe.
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A person who by means of travel (notably an expedition) searches out new information.
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Any of various hand tools, with sharp points, used in dentistry.
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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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(computing, graphical user interface) A visual representation of a file system etc. through which the user can navigate.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
explorer
Plural:
explorers

Origin of explorer