Definition of Evolutionary

1. Adjective. Of or relating to or produced by evolution. "Evolutionary biology"

Partainyms: Evolution
Derivative terms: Evolution

Definition of Evolutionary

1. a. Relating to evolution; as, evolutionary discussions.

Definition of Evolutionary

1. Adjective. Of or relating to evolution. ¹

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Definition of Evolutionary

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Evolutionary

evolution denial
evolutionarily conserved
evolutionarily conserved gene
evolutionarily conserved sequence
evolutionary (current term)
evolutionary biologist
evolutionary biologists
evolutionary biology
evolutionary computation
evolutionary developmental biology
evolutionary distance
evolutionary ethics
evolutionary fitness
evolutionary psychology
evolutionary theory
evolutionary trend

Literary usage of Evolutionary

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1. Evolution of the Plio-Pleistocene African Suidae by James Michael Harris, Timothy D. White (1979)
"INTRAGENERIC evolutionary PERSPECTIVE Following Ansell (1968) only one extremely variable species of Phacochoerus is recognized, represented by a number of ..."

2. The Principles of Psychology by William James (1890)
"evolutionary PSYCHOLOGY DEMANDS A MIND-DUST. In a general theory of evolution the inorganic comes first, then the lowest forms of animal and vegetable life, ..."

3. Clausewitzian Friction & Future War by Barry D. Watts (1996)
"evolutionary BIOLOGY AS A SOURCE OF FRICTION AND EXEMPLAR FOR THEORY The previous chapter utilized evolutionary biology to open the door to the possibility ..."

4. An Introductory Logic by James Edwin Creighton (1909)
"Logic from the evolutionary Standpoint. —There is still another side of logic which has been developed in the English-speaking world since the time of Mill, ..."

5. Paradoxes of Free Will by Gunther Siegmund Stent (2002)
"evolutionary Epistemology. How can it be that if our mind brings its transcendental categories of Kantian critical idealism to the sensible world of ..."

6. Principles of Animal Biology by Aaron Franklin Shull, George Roger Larue, Alexander Grant Ruthven (1920)
"Do the Methods of Insuring Fertilization Exhibit an evolutionary Series?—Since some of these types of breeding behavior are plainly much more specialized ..."

7. Elements of Political Science by Stephen Leacock (1906)
"The Historical or evolutionary View of the State. The fallacious theories presented in the last chapter may be considered to prepare the way for a more ..."

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