Simple Definition of evolve
: to change or develop slowly often into a better, more complex, or more advanced state : to develop by a process of evolution
Full Definition of evolve
Examples of evolve
Her company has evolved from a hobby into a thriving business.
Some flowers have evolved remarkable means of insect pollination.
Origin of evolve
Latin evolvere to unroll, from e- + volvere to roll — more at voluble
First Known Use: 1775
Medical Definition of evolve
: to produce by natural evolutionary processes
: to develop by or as if by evolution : undergo evolutionary change <an evolving theory of mental functioning—S. A. Green>
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