Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An onward rolling or unfolding; progressive development; the theory of evolution considered with regard to its trend or ultimate developments. See the extract.

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

  • noun rare A rolling toward something.

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

  • noun A rolling toward something; goal-orientation.

Etymologies

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From Latin advolutum, past participle of, advolvere ("to roll to")

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