transformism

noun trans·form·ism \-ȯ(r)ˌmizəm\

Definition of transformism

plural

-s

  1. :  evolution 5b regarded transformism as untenable … as no one had ever seen one species changing into another — R. H. Lowie

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Origin and Etymology of transformism

French transformisme, from transformer to transform (from Latin transformare) + -isme -ism


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