Evolutionary - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌiːvəˈluːʃəneri|  American pronunciation of the word evolutionary
Brit.  |ˌiːvəˈluːʃ(ə)n(ə)ri|  British pronunciation of the word evolutionary

adjective

- of or relating to or produced by evolution

evolutionary biology

Examples

an important step in the evolution of computers

Some scientists have rejected evolutionary theory.

He is in favour of gradual, evolutionary social change.

The insect's evolutionary adaptations enable it to be almost invisible even when sitting in the middle of a leaf.

a new study that challenges the current evolutionary paradigm

Humans are on the highest rung of the evolutionary ladder.

All the organisms in an ecosystem are part of an evolutionary continuum.

fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory

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