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explore

(ĭk-splôr′)
v. ex·plored, ex·ploring, ex·plores
v.tr.
1. To investigate systematically; examine: explore every possibility.
2. Medicine To examine (a body cavity or interior part) for diagnostic purposes, especially by surgery.
v.intr.
To make a careful examination or search: scientists who have been known to explore in this region of the earth.

explore

(eks-plōr)
In dentistry, the use of an instrument and tactile skill to examine the surface texture of a tooth.
[L. ex-ploro, to investigate, fr. ex-, out, + ploro, to deplore, weep over]
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Children can use their log books to help them on their expedition and stamp them with special wetland explorer stamps as a take-home reminder of their wild day out.
New chapter Father Andrew Crosbie, District Explorer Scout Commissioner Evan Kier and District Commissioner Craig McEwen, outside the front of St Bride's Church (Greyfriars) in Dumfries town centre, where the Riverside Explorers Unit will meet in its Centenary Hall
16, the Elgin Police Department is hosting an open house for those who are interested in joining the department's Explorer Post 1445.
Disney Explorers Lodge is home to four gardens and over 170,000 plants
Whether this is your very first trip to Africa or you have been so many times, when you need unsurpassed experience in organizing your ideal African Safari holiday, we are the experts , let us know how you want us to help you," says Michael Ahabwe, the Chief Executive of Wild Africa Explorers.
Noting that the project to build explorers started in Iran since nearly 10 years ago, he explained that Tir and Mehr explorers were also built under the same projects.
In addition to all of the Explorers receiving individual certificates of achievements, seven Explorers will be awarded a trophy for District Explorer of the Year and one lucky Explorer will be crowned West Yorkshire Police Explorer of the Year.
Google Glass has announced the Glass Explorer Edition is up for sale in the U.S.
There are also some great fun learning activities on the Explorers' website through the Join Us tab at rom.on.ca.
The pirates are giving dirty looks to the explorers and the explorers are giving dirty looks to the pirates.
Through her exhaustive research, she brings to life world traveller Lady Jane Franklin, wife of Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin; Norwegian singer and cross-country ski pioneer Eva Nansen, wife of Arctic explorer Fridtjof Nansen; the adventurous Jo Peary, wife of Robert Peary, who, in a controversial race with Frederick Cooke, was credited with reaching the North Pole first; the tenacious Lady Emily Shackleton, wife of Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton; sculptor Kathleen Scott, wife of Antarctic explorer Robert Scott; and Herbert's own mother, the free-spirited Marie Herbert, wife of Arctic explorer Wally Herbert.
A Fire Explorers Post is a training program for youths aged 14 to 21, and is designed to provide an introduction firefighting and fire science.