verb (used with object), e·volved, e·volv·ing.
verb (used without object), e·volved, e·volv·ing.
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In short, evolution requires a previous Evolver; since it cannot have been going on for ever, and it cannot have started itself.The Truth of Christianity|William Harry Turton
We p. xxiiihold in this case to our old idea, and say—If there be evolution, there must be an evolver.Westminster Sermons|Charles Kingsley
This mode of popular speech reached the climax of absurdity when it was gravely argued that "Evolution implies an Evolver."The Philosophy of Natural Theology|William Jackson
We hold in this case to our old idea, and say: If there be evolution, there must be an evolver.Scientific Essays and Lectures|Charles Kingsley