Definition of Eyre, Edward John in English:

Eyre, Edward John

Line breaks: Ed¦ward John Eyre
Pronunciation: /ɛː
( 1815–1901), British-born Australian explorer and colonial statesman. He undertook explorations in the interior deserts of Australia (1840-1) and later served as Lieutenant Governor of New Zealand and Governor of Jamaica.

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