Eldredge, Niles

Science Dictionary
Eldredge   (ěl'drědj)  Pronunciation Key 
American paleontologist who with Stephen Jay Gould developed the theory of punctuated equilibrium in 1972.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: eldredge
Next Definition: eldress
Words Near: eldredge, niles
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for eldredge, niles
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing eldredge, niles
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature