anti–evolution

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adjective an·ti–evo·lu·tion \ˌan-tē-ˌe-və-ˈlü-shən, -ˌē-və-, ˌan-tī-\
variants: or less commonly

anti–evolutionary

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Definition of anti–evolution

  1. :  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.

1873

First Known Use of anti–evolution

1873


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