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    • Of or pertaining to, or called from, Magellan,…
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Magellanic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or pertaining to, or called from, Magellan, the navigator.
    • Of or pertaining to, or known as from, Ferdinand Magellan (1480-1521), the navigator.
  • others:
    • with respect to or known as after the Portuguese navigator Magellan (Portuguese Fernão de Magalhães), passed away 1521.
    • regarding the region near the Straits of Magellan.
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