Huttonian

adjective
Hut·to·ni·an | \¦hə¦tōnēən\

Definition of Huttonian 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the views of the Scottish geologist James Hutton

Huttonian

noun
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plural -s

Definition of Huttonian (Entry 2 of 2)

: an adherent of Huttonian theories (as uniformitarianism) of geology

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Other Words from Huttonian

Noun

Huttonianism \-ēəˌnizəm \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for Huttonian

Adjective

James Hutton †1797 Scottish geologist + English -ian

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