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Maury, Matthew Fontaine

Pronunciation: /ˈmôrē/
(1806–73), US oceanographer. He conducted the first systematic survey of oceanic winds and currents, and published charts of his findings.

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Syllabification: Mau·ry, Matthew Fontaine

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