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Park, Mungo

Line breaks: Mungo Park
Pronunciation: /pɑːk

Definition of Park, Mungo in English:

( 1771–1806), Scottish explorer. He undertook a series of explorations in West Africa (1795-7), among them the navigation of the Niger. He drowned on a second expedition to the Niger (1805-6).

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