non-Dar·​win·​i·​an ˌnän-där-ˈwi-nē-ən How to pronounce non-Darwinian (audio)
: not relating to or concerned with Charles Darwin, his theories especially of evolution, or his followers
non-Darwinian theories of evolution

Word History

First Known Use

1871, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of non-Darwinian was in 1871

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“Non-Darwinian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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