non-Darwinian

adjective
non-Dar·​win·​i·​an | \ ˌnän-där-ˈwi-nē-ən How to pronounce non-Darwinian (audio) \

Definition of non-Darwinian

: not relating to or concerned with Charles Darwin, his theories especially of evolution, or his followers non-Darwinian theories of evolution

First Known Use of non-Darwinian

1871, in the meaning defined above

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“Non-Darwinian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-Darwinian. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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