Definitions for baconianbeɪˈkoʊ ni ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ba•co•ni•anbeɪˈkoʊ ni ən(adj.)

  1. pertaining to the philosopher Francis Bacon or his doctrines.

    Category: Philosphy

  2. designating the theory that attributes the authorship of Shakespeare's works to Francis Bacon.

  3. (n.)an adherent of Baconian philosophy or the Baconian theory.

    Category: Philosphy

Origin of Baconian:

1805–15

Wiktionary

  1. Baconian(Noun)

    One who believes that Francis Bacon wrote the plays attributed to Shakespeare.

  2. Baconian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Francis Bacon (1561-1626), English statesman and polymath, or his writings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baconian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Lord Bacon, or to his system of philosophy

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