Definition of polygenesis
: development from more than one source
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Far less so is Samuel Morton (champion of the obsolete theory of polygenesis) or Thomas Dixon (author of novels romanticizing Klan violence).
This shaped his application of special creationism to humans, in a theory that came to be known as polygenesis.
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Origin and Etymology of polygenesis
First Known Use: circa 1872See Words from the same year
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