Cabot: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kab'ut), [key]
— n.
  1. (Giovanni Caboto), c1450–98?, Italian navigator in the service of England: discoverer of North American mainland 1497.
  2. 1868–1939, U.S. physician and writer on medical ethics.
  3. 1474?–1557, English navigator and explorer (son of John Cabot).
  4. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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