Definition of Paxton, Sir Joseph in English:

Paxton, Sir Joseph

proper noun

  • (1801–65), English gardener and architect. He became head gardener at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire in 1826 and designed a series of glass-and-iron greenhouses. He later reworked these in his design for the Crystal Palace (1851).

Pronunciation

Paxton, Sir Joseph

/ˈpakstən/