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Synonyms for evolution
ˌɛv əˈlu ʃən; esp. Brit. ˌi və-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. development, evolution(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    phylogenesis, ontogenesis, growth, developing, phylogeny, growing, organic evolution, exploitation, ontogeny, maturation, development

    Antonyms:
    devolution, degeneration

  2. evolution, organic evolution, phylogeny, phylogenesis(noun)

    (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms

    Synonyms:
    phylogeny, organic evolution, phylogenesis, development

    Antonyms:
    degeneration, devolution

Wiktionary

  1. evolution(noun)

    Antonyms:
    revolution

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. evolution(n.)

    Synonyms:
    evolving, unfolding, expansion, evolvement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. evolution(n)

    Synonyms:
    development, unfoldment, evolvement, unfolding

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  1. Tom DeLay:

    Our school systems teach our children that they are nothing but glorified apes who have evolutionized out of some primordial soup of mud, by teaching evolution as fact.

  2. Maria Martinón-Torres:

    I think that Asia is an unknown land, the samples are amazing, they are wild, they are variable and I think in the next few years we are going to have surprises because they have a lot to say not only about Asian study but about the main stories that we have been talking about (regarding) human evolution.

  3. Carl Alwmark:

    There are too many craters at this point for it just to be a coincidence, if we start finding even more of these larger craters, then you should start speculating about whether this [bombardment] could have had a profound impact on the evolution of Earth's biology.

  4. Marc Feldman:

    What we're taking about is evolution over a relatively short time span.

  5. Michael Berenbrink:

    There are some fish that have similar tricks... but they are also an exception. It really broadens our mind in terms of what evolution can do -- how metabolic pathways can adapt.

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