Matthew flinders



[flin-derz] /ˈflɪn dərz/

noun
1.
Matthew, 1774–1814, English navigator and explorer: surveyed coast of Australia.
2.
a river in NE Australia, flowing NW to the Gulf of Carpentaria. 520 miles (837 km) long.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Matthew prior

    [prahy-er] /ˈpraɪ ər/ noun 1. Matthew, 1664–1721, English poet. /ˈpraɪə/ adjective 1. (prenominal) previous; preceding 2. prior to, before; until noun 3. (statistics) a prior probability /ˈpraɪə/ noun 1. the superior of a house and community in certain religious orders 2. the deputy head of a monastery or abbey, ranking immediately below the abbot 3. […]

  • Matthew of Paris

    noun 1. c1200–59, English chronicler.



  • Matthew quay

    [kwey] /kweɪ/ noun 1. Matthew Stanley, 1833–1904, U.S. politician: senator 1887–99, 1901–4. /kiː/ noun 1. a wharf, typically one built parallel to the shoreline Compare pier (sense 1) n. 1690s, variant of Middle English key, keye, caye “wharf” (c.1300; mid-13c. in place names), from Old North French cai (Old French chai, 12c., Modern French quai) […]

  • Matthew-walker

    noun 1. a knot formed on the end of a rope by partly unlaying the strands and tying them in a certain way. /ˈwɔːkə/ noun 1. a knot made at the end of a rope by unlaying the strands and passing them up through the loops formed in the next two strands



Disclaimer: Matthew flinders definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.