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or Hux·ley·an

[huhks-lee-uh n, huhks-lee-uh n]
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic or suggestive of Aldous Huxley or his writings.
  2. 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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Historical Examples of huxleyan

  • I will call this the Huxleyan doctrine, because Professor Huxley is its most express and most authoritative supporter.

    Darwin, and After Darwin, Volume II (of 3)

    George John Romanes