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 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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1979, in the meaning defined above

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“Creation science.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creation%20science. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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