from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Vespucci, Amerigo Latin name Americus Vespucius. 1454-1512. Italian navigator and explorer of the South American coast. America was named in his honor.
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- n. Florentine navigator who explored the coast of South America; America was named in his honor (1454-1512)
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