Definition of Magellan in English:

Magellan

Syllabification: Ma·gel·lan
Pronunciation: /məˈjelən
 
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An American space probe launched in 1989 to map the surface of Venus, using radar to penetrate the dense cloud cover. The probe was deliberately burned up in Venus’s atmosphere in 1994.

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something