from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Jolliet, Louis 1645-1700. French-Canadian explorer of the upper Mississippi Valley who with Jacques Marquette sighted the Mississippi River on June 17, 1673, and descended it to the mouth of the Arkansas River.
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- n. French explorer (with Jacques Marquette) of the upper Mississippi River valley (1645-1700)
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