Captain James Cook


Captain James Cook
noun
English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779)
Syn: ↑Cook, ↑James Cook, ↑Captain Cook
Instance Hypernyms: ↑navigator

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