What is Cabot?

  • (noun): Italian explorer who led the English expedition in 1497 that discovered the mainland of North America and explored the coast from Nova Scotia to Newfoundland (ca. 1450-1498).
    Synonyms: John Cabot, Giovanni Cabato
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Cabot Circus - History
... The name of Cabot was chosen following a public vote taken in November 2007, and commemorates John Cabot, an Italian explorer who is closely associated with Bristol ... Cabot Circus comprises three multi-level pedestrianised streets, with apartment block areas ...
Cabot Circus
... Cabot Circus is a shopping centre in Bristol, England ... The Cabot Circus development area contains shops, offices, a cinema, hotel and 250 apartments ...
The Mediator
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List Of National Historic Landmarks In Louisiana - Former National Historic Landmark
... Cabot (CVL-28) June 29, 1990 New Orleans Orleans Commissioned in 1943, The USS Cabot (CVL-28/AVT-3) was an Independence-class aircraft carrier in the United States Navy ... The Cabot was eventually scrapped and withdrawn as a Landmark on August 7, 2001 ...
Cabot - Other
... USS Cabot, several ships of the U.S ... Navy Cabot rings, thin strands found in red blood cells ...

More definitions of "Cabot":

  • (noun): Son of John Cabot who was born in Italy and who led an English expedition in search of the Northwest Passage and a Spanish expedition that explored the La Plata region of Brazil; in 1544 he published a map of the world (1476-1557).
    Synonyms: Sebastian Cabot

Famous quotes containing the word cabot:

    That Cabot merely landed on the uninhabitable shore of Labrador gave the English no just title to New England, or to the United States generally, any more than to Patagonia.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    There’s two ways you can go on this job: my way or the highway.
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