post-Darwinian

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

Definition of post-Darwinian

: following the introduction and widespread acceptance of the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin post-Darwinian models of evolution Even from a post-Darwinian perspective, the sea inspires wonder—and fear.— Marina Warner

First Known Use of post-Darwinian

1865, in the meaning defined above

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