- ev·o·lu·tion·ar·i·ly, adverb
- an·ti·ev·o·lu·tion·ar·y, adjective
- non·ev·o·lu·tion·ar·y, adjective
- pre·ev·o·lu·tion·ar·y, adjective
- pro·ev·o·lu·tion·ar·y, adjective
- un·ev·o·lu·tion·ar·y, adjective
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How to use evolutionary in a sentence
Although biological evolution takes millions of years, artificial evolution—modeling evolutionary processes inside a computer—can take place in hours, or even minutes.We’re Teaching Robots to Evolve Autonomously—So They Can Adapt to Life Alone on Distant Planets | Emma Hart | February 4, 2021 | Singularity Hub
Lieberman uses an evolutionary lens to understand why many of us aren’t motivated to exercise.
These behaviors are often lauded as a male evolutionary imperative.
In proteins from a little later in the reconstructed evolutionary sequence, she detected two fingerprints, one for the ancestral fold but also one for a newer fold, although the new fold remained rare.Some Proteins Change Their Folds to Perform Different Jobs | Viviane Callier | February 3, 2021 | Quanta Magazine
“A sample size of three is small, but these are really difficult experiments to do,” says Chris Faulkes, an evolutionary biologist at Queen Mary University of London who wasn’t involved in the study.Naked mole-rat colonies speak with unique dialects | Jonathan Lambert | January 28, 2021 | Science News
For his tireless assault on evolutionary biology and downsizing the deity to fit within science, I give Meyer second place.
To regain their relevancy, Democrats need to go back to their evolutionary roots.
It combines pickup techniques supposedly inspired by evolutionary psychology with self-help pseudoscience.
This change was relatively rapid in evolutionary terms, and a lot of diverse critters came out of it.Why Did It Take So Long For Complex Life To Evolve On Earth? Blame Oxygen. | Matthew R. Francis | November 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Anyone who takes pot shots at a lovely wading bird is a hopeless defective, in my view, an evolutionary mistake.
The creation doctrine is as old almost as thinking man; the evolutionary doctrine belongs in effect to our own generation.Man And His Ancestor | Charles Morris
With the scientific world, of course, its victory was speedy; the new doctrine was in line with recognized evolutionary teaching.Love's Pilgrimage | Upton Sinclair
We, ourselves, scientists tell us, are the result of a long series of evolutionary development.Tyranny of God | Joseph Lewis
If anything the evolutionary deity is more objectionable than the older one.Theism or Atheism | Chapman Cohen
The fossil record of the kangaroo rats is so scanty that one can but speculate on the evolutionary sequence.Speciation in the Kangaroo Rat, Dipodomys ordii | Henry W. Setzer