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Huxleian

or Hux·ley·an

[ huhks-lee-uhn, huhks-lee-uhn ]
/ ˈhʌks li ən, hʌksˈli ən /
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adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic or suggestive of Aldous Huxley or his writings.
of or relating to Thomas Henry Huxley, his biological work, or his writings.

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Origin of Huxleian

First recorded in 1885–90; Huxley + -an
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