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Which of the following major contributions were made by Maury? creating navigation routes for mail carriers developing significant wave theory investigating coral reefs mapping the ocean bottom

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Mapped the ocean bottom - Matthew Maury (1806 - 1873) was an American astronomer, oceanographer, historian, meteorologist,  and cartographer. He was hailed as the 'father of modern oceanography' and 'pathfinder of the seas' . His system of recording oceanographic data was used extensively by Sailors worldwide. It was also used to develop charts of major ocean trade routes.

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