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Bering, Vitus

Pronunciation: /ˈbɛːrɪŋ/
(1681–1741), Danish navigator and explorer; full name Vitus Jonassen Bering. He led several Russian expeditions aimed at discovering whether Asia and North America were connected by land.

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