Definition of Bacon, Roger in English:

Bacon, Roger

Syllabification: Ba·con, Roger
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈbākən/
  • (Circa 1214–94), English philosopher, scientist, and Franciscan monk. Most notable for his work in the field of optics, he emphasized the need for an empirical approach to scientific study.

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