anti-evolution

adjective an·ti-evo·lu·tion \ ˌan-tē-ˌe-və-ˈlü-shən , -ˌē-və- , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly anti-evolutionary play \ˌan-tē-ˌe-və-ˈlü-shə-ˌner-ē, -ˌē-və-, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-evolution

: opposing or rejecting the biological theory of evolution or prohibiting its teaching
  • … a 1968 legal decision, Epperson v. Arkansas, in which the Supreme Court struck down anti-evolution laws like the one under which Scopes was convicted.
  • —Eugenie C. Scott et al.

First Known Use of anti-evolution

1873

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