Definition of Salisbury, 3rd Marquess of in English:

Salisbury, 3rd Marquess of

proper noun

  • (1830–1903), British Conservative statesman, prime minister 1885–6, 1886–92, and 1895–1902; born Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoigne-Cecil. He supported the policies which resulted in the Second Boer War (1899–1902).

Pronunciation

Salisbury, 3rd Marquess of

/ˈsɔːlzb(ə)ri/