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evolved

adjective

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evolved

verb
past tense of evolve

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1 to gradually become clearer or more detailed
  • as the governor's plans for the reform of state government evolved, objections from various groups inevitably arose

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2 to throw or give off
  • baking soda and citric acid react with each other and evolve carbon dioxide

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“Evolved.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/evolved. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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