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noun evo·lu·tion \ˌe-və-ˈlü-shən, ˌē-və-\

biology : a theory that the differences between modern plants and animals are because of changes that happened by a natural process over a very long time

: the process by which changes in plants and animals happen over time

: a process of slow change and development

Full Definition of EVOLUTION

1:  one of a set of prescribed movements
2a :  a process of change in a certain direction :  unfolding

b :  the action or an instance of forming and giving something off :  emission

c (1) :  a process of continuous change from a lower, simpler, or worse to a higher, more complex, or better state :  growth

  (2) :  a process of gradual and relatively peaceful social, political, and economic advance

d :  something evolved

3:  the process of working out or developing
4a :  the historical development of a biological group (as a race or species) :  phylogeny

b :  a theory that the various types of animals and plants have their origin in other preexisting types and that the distinguishable differences are due to modifications in successive generations;also :  the process described by this theory

5:  the extraction of a mathematical root
6:  a process in which the whole universe is a progression of interrelated phenomena