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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ex·plo·ra·tion /ˌɛkspləˈreʃən, ˌsplɔ-/
 探險,踏勘,探測

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ex·plo·ra·tion /ˌɛkspləˈreʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·plo·ra·tion n.  The act of exploring, penetrating, or ranging over for purposes of discovery, especially of geographical discovery; examination; as, the exploration of unknown countries; Med. physical examination.
    =\“An exploration of doctrine.”\=   --Bp. Hall.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 exploration
      n 1: to travel for the purpose of discovery [syn: geographic
           expedition]
      2: a careful systematic search
      3: a systematic consideration; "he called for a careful
         exploration of the consequences"