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Flinders, Matthew

Syllabification: Flin·ders, Matthew
Pronunciation: /ˈflindərz
 
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Definition of Flinders, Matthew in English:

( 1774–1814), English explorer. He circumnavigated Australia (1801–03) for the Royal Navy and charted much of its west coast for the first time.

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