noun mo·nog·e·nism \məˈnäjəˌnizəm\

Definition of monogenism



  1. :  the doctrine or belief that all human races have descended from a single created pair or from a common ancestral type — compare polygenism

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Origin and Etymology of monogenism

International Scientific Vocabulary mon- + -gen + -ism

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