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Magellan, Ferdinand Magellan, Fernao Magalhaes(noun)
Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain; he commanded an expedition that was the first to circumnavigate the world (1480-1521)
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Magellan is a progressive metal/rock band from California, United States, formed by the two brothers Trent Gardner and Wayne Gardner in 1985. The band has had a number of well known guest musicians, such as Ian Anderson, Joey Franco, and Tony Levin. The band has stated on their website that they are now working as an independent band.