cabot cabot  /ˈkæ bət/


  1. (n) 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)
  2. (n) 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)


  1. Knives thrown during family fight in Cabot

    Vermont State Police were called to a dangerous family fight in Cabot Wednesday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WCAX-TV Vermont

  2. Foster Dykema Cabot Hires Douglas Phillips as Chief Investment Officer

    BOSTON, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Foster Dykema Cabot has hired Douglas Phillips as the firm's new Chief Investment Officer.  Doug will work with Foster Dykema Cabot's investment team on investment ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cabot Corporation Launches Two New CAB-O-SIL™ Products for Toner Applications

    Cabot Corporation has developed two new treated colloidal silica particles for use as external additives in electrophotographic toner applications. Cabot’s new CAB-O-SI
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "The Farley Mowat had a right of passage through the Cabot Strait and the Gulf of St. Lawrence, but it had to be innocent passage," Tetley said. "If they're going to do something that is illegal, that's not innocent, and if they have...
    on Apr 14, 2008 By: William Tetley Source: Toronto Star

  2. "You haven't lived until you've camped on the world-famous Cabot Trail and been chased by a love-struck moose," says MacDonald.
    on Jan 11, 2008 By: Rodney MacDonald Source: Toronto Star

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