Synonyms for evolution

Synonyms for (noun) evolution

Synonyms: development, evolution

Definition: a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)

Usage: the development of his ideas took many years; the evolution of Greek civilization; the slow development of her skill as a writer

Similar words: physical process, process

Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls

Synonyms: evolution, phylogenesis, phylogeny, organic evolution

Definition: (biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms

Similar words: organic process, biological process

Definition: a process occurring in living organisms

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