Definition of Shaftesbury, 7th Earl of in English:

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Shaftesbury, 7th Earl of

Pronunciation: /ˈSHaf(t)sˌberē/ /-b(ə)rē/
(1801–85), English philanthropist and social reformer; born Anthony Ashley Cooper. He inspired much of the legislation designed to improve conditions for the large working class created as a result of the Industrial Revolution.
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