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Noun: John Cabot
  1. Italian explorer who led the English expedition in 1497 that discovered the mainland of North America and explored the coast from Nova Scotia to Newfoundland (ca. 1450-1498)
    - Cabot, Giovanni Cabato

Type of: navigator

Encyclopedia: John Cabot