Definition of Peary, Robert Edwin in English:

Peary, Robert Edwin

Syllabification: Pea·ry, Robert Edwin
Pronunciation: /ˈpi(ə)rē
  • (1856–1920), US explorer of the Arctic. He is generally credited with being the first person to reach the North Pole, on April 6, 1909, although his achievement is now doubted.

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