henry john temple palmerston

Palmerston

[pah-mer-stuhn]
noun
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount, 1784–1865, British statesman: prime minister 1855–58, 1859–65.
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Palmerston1 (ˈpɑːməstən)
 
n
the former name (1869--1911) of Darwin

Palmerston2 (ˈpɑːməstən)
 
n
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston. 1784--1865, British statesman; foreign secretary (1830--34; 1835--41; 1846--51); prime minister (1855--58; 1859--65). His talent was for foreign affairs, in which he earned a reputation as a British nationalist and for high-handedness and gunboat diplomacy

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