Viscount St. Albans


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Noun1.Viscount St. Albans - English statesman and philosopherViscount St. Albans - English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)
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Retribution overtook him in 1621, within a few days after his elevation to the dignity of Viscount St.
He was appointed lord chancellor and Baron Verulam in 1618; in 1620/21 he was created Viscount St.
He was created Baron Verulam (1618) and Viscount St.