Definition of Frobisher, Sir Martin in English:

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Frobisher, Sir Martin

Pronunciation: /ˈfrəʊbɪʃə/
(Circa 1535–94), English explorer. In 1576 he led an unsuccessful expedition in search of the North-West Passage. Frobisher served in Sir Francis Drake’s Caribbean expedition of 1585-6 and played a prominent part in the defeat of the Spanish Armada.
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