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Formative

Formative

1. Giving form; having the power of giving form; plastic; as, the formative arts. The meanest plant can not be raised without seed, by any formative residing in the soil. (Bentley)

2. Serving to form; derivative; not radical; as, a termination merely formative.

3. (Science: biology) Capable of growth and development; germinal; as, living or formative matter.

Origin: cf. F. Formatif.


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Big bang and Evoluion

... with slow and steady expansion, all major discoveries of the past century have only heightened the massiveness and geological abruptness of this formative event..." (Gould, Stephen J., Nature, vol. 377, October 1995, p.682.) "The Cambrian explosion was the most remarkable and puzzling ...

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Natural selection wrong due to cambrian explosion

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Natural selection is proven wrong

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Natural selection is proven wrong

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Natural selection wrong due to cambrian explosion

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Wed Jun 03, 2009 1:02 pm
 
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