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Galton

[gawl-tn] /ˈgɔl tn/
noun
1.
Sir Francis, 1822–1911, English scientist and writer.
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Galtonian
[gawl-toh-nee-uh n] /gɔlˈtoʊ ni ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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Galton

/ˈɡɔːltən/
noun
1.
Sir Francis. 1822–1911, English explorer and scientist, a cousin of Charles Darwin, noted for his researches in heredity, meteorology, and statistics. He founded the study of eugenics and the theory of anticyclones
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