Definition of Beardmore Glacier in English:

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Beardmore Glacier

Pronunciation: /ˈbɪədmɔː/
A glacier in Antarctica, flowing from the Queen Maud Mountains to the Ross Ice Shelf, at the southern edge of the Ross Sea.

Origin

Named after William Beardmore (1856–1936), an English shipbuilder who supported Antarctic exploration.

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