scientific creationism


noun Theology.

the belief that the account of creation in the early chapters of Genesis is scientifically as well as religiously valid and that it can be supported by scientific evidence apart from scriptural authority.

Nearby words

  1. scienter,
  2. scientia est potentia,
  3. sciential,
  4. scientific,
  5. scientific content analysis,
  6. scientific empiricism,
  7. scientific method,
  8. scientific name,
  9. scientific notation,
  10. scientific socialism


Origin of scientific creationism

First recorded in 1980–85

Related formsscientific creationist, noun

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