evolutionistically

evolutionist

[ev-uh-loo-shuh-nist or, esp. British, ee-vuh-]
noun
1.
a person who believes in or supports a theory of evolution, especially in biology.
2.
a person who supports a policy of gradual growth or development rather than sudden change or expansion.
adjective Also, evolutionistic.
3.
of or pertaining to evolution or evolutionists.
4.
believing in or supporting a theory of evolution, especially in biology.

Origin:
1855–60; evolution + -ist

evolutionism, noun
evolutionistically, adverb
antievolutionist, noun, adjective
antievolutionistic, adjective
nonevolutionist, noun
preevolutionist, noun
proevolutionist, adjective, noun
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evolutionist (ˌiːvəˈluːʃənɪst)
 
n
1.  a person who believes in a theory of evolution, esp Darwin's theory of the evolution of plant and animal species
 
adj
2.  of or relating to a theory of evolution
 
evo'lutionism
 
n
 
evolution'istic
 
adj

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