Palmerston

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biographical name Palm·er·ston \ˈpä-mər-stən, ˈpäl-\

Definition of Palmerston

  1. 3rd Viscount 1784–1865 Henry John Temple English statesman; prime minister (1855–58; 1859–65)

Palmerstonian

play \ˌpä-mər-ˈstō-nē-ən, ˌpäl-, -nyən\ adjective

Palmerston

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geographical name Palm·er·ston \ˈpä-mər-stən, ˈpäl-mər-\

Definition of Palmerston

  1. island (atoll) in the central Pacific Ocean that is northwest of Rarotonga Island and that belongs to New Zealand area 1 square mile (2.6 square kilometers)


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