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Definition of the noun Fixism
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- [biology] The non-religious theory that the species alive today were identical to those of the past and that evolution does not happen.
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by Mervyn Hartwig
fixism/fluxism. A formof identity-thinking informing the ANALYTICAL PROBLEMATIC, fixism is(1)the ontological notion that particulars are constant ( TOKEN. ¥token. IDENTITY ); and(2) the corresponding epistemological notion that subjects in ...
Encyclopedia of Anthropology (2005)
FIVE-VOLUME SET by H. James Birx
a debate behind which was the fight between fixism (Cuvier) and Lamarckism (Geoffroy SaintHilaire). In 1859, Darwin's On ...
by Vivien Gornitz
During the nineteenth century, it was recognized that the Earth's crust was subject to orogenic folding and faulting, but continents and oceans were taken to be permanent ("fixism"). Early in the twentieth century came "mobilism" and ...
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Video shows what fixism means. The non-religious theory that the species alive today were identical to those of the past and that evolution does not happen.
Scrabble value of F4I1X8I1S1M3
The value of this 6-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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