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OTHER WORDS FROM catastrophismca·tas·tro·phist, noun
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But to deny catastrophism was to suggest a revolution in current thought.
For the idea of catastrophism had not concerned the destruction of species merely, but their introduction as well.
This view is a complete reconciliation of catastrophism and uniformitarianism, and is far more rational than either extreme.
This principle of ‘uniformity’ knocked the old teaching of catastrophism on the head.Extinct Monsters|H. N. Hutchinson
To my mind there appears to be no sort of necessary theoretical antagonism between Catastrophism and Uniformitarianism.