Antidarwinist

Darwinism

[dahr-wuh-niz-uhm]
noun
the Darwinian theory that species originate by descent, with variation, from parent forms, through the natural selection of those individuals best adapted for the reproductive success of their kind.

Origin:
1855–60; Darwin + -ism

Darwinist, Darwinite [dahr-wuh-nahyt] , noun, adjective
Darwinistic, adjective
anti-Darwinism, noun
anti-Darwinist, noun, adjective
pro-Darwinism, noun
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Darwinism or Darwinian theory (ˈdɑːwɪˌnɪzəm)
 
n
Compare Lamarckism See also Neo-Darwinism the theory of the origin of animal and plant species by evolution through a process of natural selection
 
Darwinian theory or Darwinian theory
 
n
 
'Darwinist or Darwinian theory
 
n, —adj
 
'Darwinite or Darwinian theory
 
n, —adj
 
Darwin'istic or Darwinian theory
 
adj

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Darwinism
1864, from Charles Darwin (1809-1882), whose major works were "The Origin of Species" (1859) and "The Descent of Man" (1871).
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Darwinism Dar·win·ism (där'wĭ-nĭz'əm)
n.
A theory of biological evolution developed by Charles Darwin and others, stating that all species of organisms arise and develop through the natural selection of small, inherited variations that increase the individual's ability to compete, survive, and reproduce.

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Darwinism   (där'wĭ-nĭz'əm)  Pronunciation Key 
A theory of biological evolution developed by Charles Darwin and others, stating that all species of organisms arise and develop through the natural selection of small, inherited variations that increase the individual's ability to compete, survive, and reproduce. Darwin's ideas have been refined and modified by subsequent researchers, but his theories still form the foundation of the scientific understanding of the evolution of life. Darwinism is often contrasted with another theory of biological evolution called Lamarckism, based on the now-discredited ideas of Jean-Baptiste Lamarck. See Note at evolution.
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