Origin of Lamarckian
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He, being a Lamarckian, ascribes this to the inherited effects of use.The Making of Species|Douglas Dewar
Neither jaws nor brain can have been evolved on the Lamarckian principle.Evolution in Modern Thought|Ernst Haeckel
In this controversy, however, there was another string to the Lamarckian bow.Parallel Paths|Thomas William Rolleston
To talk of climate or Lamarckian habit producing such adaptations to other organic beings is futile.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)|Charles Darwin
Lamarckian views have never lacked defenders here and in America.Unconscious Memory|Samuel Butler
1846, pertaining to French botanist and zoologist J.B.P. Lamarck (1744-1829), especially his view that the process of evolution includes the inheritance of acquired characteristics.