Definition of 'evolution'
Example sentences containing 'evolution'
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Our chairman has been quite explicit about being open to other clubs and we think the natural evolution will be there. The Sun (2016)It's a natural evolution of what we do. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A royal source added:'This is a natural evolution of the new generation of the royal family. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The evolution of life has been powerfully shaped by them. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Life is a thing which is capable of undergoing evolution by natural selection. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Women have tended to think in terms of a gradual and natural evolution of their rights. Critical Social Research (1990)Taken together these changes now imply that we are experiencing an entirely new form of evolution. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The process of evolution will happen all over again. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)They are the youngest and the best at coping with the evolution of the modern game. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We know that religious thought underwent a complex evolution. Phoenix From the Flame (1994)There are all sorts of reasons for the sharp increase in human athletic evolution. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The pattern of smuggling has changed with the evolution of the revolution into war. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Evolution in economic life helps those with the maximum amount of hidden risks become the biggest. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The battle has echoed a process of evolution and slow fragmentation seen in the wider conflict. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Food preparation seems closely linked to the evolution of our modern brains. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The theory of human evolution insists that we exist merely to spread our genes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was a crucial time in the evolution of the universe but we know very little about it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But evolution is a gradual process. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The processes of evolution do not. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It also offers a natural evolution for the consumer rather than plunging their wardrobes suddenly into a whole set of new trends. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The hotel's dazzling evolution shows how times and expectations have changed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you have a good evolution in life, you become less selfish. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Taking a permanent job in cybersecurity is a natural evolution of her career, she said. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The data say little about what is happening today, when crucial factors that affect evolution have greatly changed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The king himself would join in, and his patronage and enthusiasm contributed to the evolution of the art form we know today. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'evolution'
British English: evolution /ˌiːvəˈluːʃən/ NOUN
Evolution is a process in which animals and plants slowly change over many years.
...the evolution of plants and animals.
- American English: evolution
- Arabic: نُشُوء
- Brazilian Portuguese: evolução
- Chinese: 演变
- Croatian: evolucija
- Czech: evoluce
- Danish: evolution
- Dutch: evolutie
- European Spanish: evolución
- Finnish: evoluutio
- French: évolution
- German: Evolution
- Greek: εξέλιξη
- Italian: evoluzione
- Japanese: 発展
- Korean: 진화
- Norwegian: utvikling
- Polish: ewolucja
- European Portuguese: evolução
- Romanian: evoluție
- Russian: эволюция
- Spanish: evolución
- Swedish: evolution
- Thai: วิวัฒนาการ
- Turkish: evrim
- Ukrainian: еволюція
- Vietnamese: sự tiến hóa
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