Definitions for sydenham
Sydenham, Thomas Sydenham, English Hippocrates(noun)
English physician (1624-1689)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a district of Kent and suburb of London, to the SE. of which it lies 7 m., includes the Surrey parish of Lambeth, where in 1852-54 the Crystal Palace was erected and still stands, a far-famed sight of London, containing valuable collections illustrative of the arts and sciences, and surrounded by a magnificent park and gardens.