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  Words related to evolution

Related / Similar Words: development, phylogeny, phylogenesis

 

Definition:
  • a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage); "the development of his ideas took many years"; "the evolution of Greek civilization"; "the slow development of her skill as a writer";
  • (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms;

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    Hyponyms: assibilation, deepening, growth, unfolding, flowering, anamorphosis, anamorphism, anthropogenesis, anthropogeny, emergent evolution, macroevolution, microevolution, speciation

     

    Derivational Morphology: evolve, develop, grow, acquire

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: evolució   Dutch: evolutie  
    Esperanto: evoluo   Finnish: evoluutio  
    French: évolution   German: Evolution  
    Italian: evoluzione   Latin: evolutio and series  
    Maltese: evoluzzjoni   Polish: ewolucja  
    Romanian: evoluţie   Russian: эволюция  
    Spanish: evolución  
     
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