The act or an instance of exploring or investigating
She was staring at him when his visual exploration was over.
The next important exploration of Florida was that of Panfilo de Narvaez.
Bliss when making his exploration of Jerusalem.
In 1462 Pedro de Cintra extended Portuguese exploration along the African coast and discovered Sierra Leone.
Atkinson, Travels in the Region of the Amoor (1860); Collins, Exploration of the Amoor (ed.