v gama

Gama

[gam-uh; Portuguese gah-muh]
noun
Vasco da [vas-koh duh; Portuguese vahsh-koo duh] , c1460–1524, Portuguese navigator: discovered the sea route from Portugal around the continent of Africa to India.
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Gama (ˈɡɑːmə)
 
n
Vasco da (ˈvæskəʊ də). ?1469--1524, Portuguese navigator, who discovered the sea route from Portugal to India around the Cape of Good Hope (1498)

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