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English definition of “evolution”

evolution

noun [U]     /ˌiːvəˈluːʃən/
LIFE B2 the way in which living things gradually change and develop over millions of years : Darwin's theory of evolutionAnimal and plant biology - general words
GRADUAL CHANGE B2 a gradual process of change and development : the evolution of language Making progress and advancingBecoming better
evolutionary adjective
(Definition of evolution noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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