creation science

noun

Definition of creation science

: creationism also : scientific evidence or arguments put forth in support of creationism

Examples of creation science in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 1987, the US Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law requiring any public school teaching the theory of evolution to teach creation science as well. BostonGlobe.com, "This day in history," 19 June 2020 In 1987, the Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law requiring any public school teaching the theory of evolution to teach creation science as well. BostonGlobe.com, "This day in history," 19 June 2019

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First Known Use of creation science

1979, in the meaning defined above

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“Creation science.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creation%20science. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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