Definition of Palmerston, 3rd Viscount in English:

Palmerston, 3rd Viscount

proper noun

  • (1784–1865), British Whig statesman, prime minister 1855–8 and 1859–65; born Henry John Temple. Palmerston declared the second Opium War against China in 1856, and oversaw the successful conclusion of the Crimean War in 1856 and the suppression of the Indian Mutiny in 1858.

Pronunciation

Palmerston, 3rd Viscount

/ˈpɑːməst(ə)n/