Baconian

adjective
Ba·​co·​ni·​an | \ bā-ˈkō-nē-ən How to pronounce Baconian (audio) \

Definition of Baconian

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of Francis Bacon or his doctrines
2 : of or relating to those who believe that Francis Bacon wrote the works usually attributed to Shakespeare

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Baconian noun

First Known Use of Baconian

1791, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Baconian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baconian. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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