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Drake, Sir Francis Syllabification: Drake, Sir Francis

Definition of Drake, Sir Francis in English:

(Circa 1540–96), English sailor and explorer. In his ship the Golden Hind he was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe (1577–80). He also played an important part in the defeat of the Spanish Armada.
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