Definition of Fuchs, Sir Vivian in US English:

Fuchs, Sir Vivian

proper noun

  • (1908–99), English geologist and explorer; full name Sir Vivian Ernest Fuchs. He made the first overland crossing of the Antarctic 1955–58. His party met Sir Edmund Hillary's New Zealand contingent, approaching from the opposite direction, at the South Pole.


Fuchs, Sir Vivian