Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to Charles Darwin, the celebrated English naturalist, or to the theory of development propounded by him. See Darwinism
  • noun One who favors or accepts the theory of development or evolution propounded by Darwin. See evolution.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An advocate of Darwinism.
  • adjective Pertaining to Darwin.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An adherent of Darwin's theory of the origin of species.
  • adjective Relating to the theory of evolution, as advanced by Charles Darwin.
  • adjective Competitive.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to Charles Darwin's theory of organic evolution
  • noun an advocate of Darwinism

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Darwin +‎ -ian

Examples

  • The reader is probably familiar with the concept of evolution through natural selection what I refer to as Darwinian evolution, at least on a general level.

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  • The reader is probably familiar with the concept of evolution through natural selection what I refer to as Darwinian evolution, at least on a general level.

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  • If irreducible complexity is a reality, a portion of evolution is inexplicable in Darwinian (or any other natural) terms.

    Religion

  • Neither the thermal properties of water, nor the chemical properties of carbon dioxide, nor the exceptional complexity of living things, nor the difficulties this leads to when attempting to give plausible explanations in Darwinian terms – none of theses individually counts for much.

    Blast From the Past

  • With regard to the safety issues, call it Darwinian Selection.

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  • If irreducible complexity is a reality, a portion of evolution is inexplicable in Darwinian (or any other natural) terms.

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  • The fact is that for complex systems like the bacterial flagellum no biologist has or is anywhere close to reconstructing its history in Darwinian terms.

    Behe and Gene discuss the Evolution of the Flagellum

  • If irreducible complexity is a reality, a portion of evolution is inexplicable in Darwinian (or any other natural) terms.

    Science

  • However, if one believes in Darwinian Evolution, CD is a necessary implication.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • If irreducible complexity is a reality, a portion of evolution is inexplicable in Darwinian (or any other natural) terms.

    Is “Intelligent Design” Un-Christian?

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