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Barents, Willem

Pronunciation: /ˈbarənts/ Pronunciation: /ˈbär-/
(Died 1597), Dutch explorer. The leader of several expeditions in search of the Northeast Passage to Asia, Barents discovered Spitsbergen and reached Novaya Zemlya.

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Syllabification: Bar·ents, Willem

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