Dictionary » T » Transmutationism

Transmutationism

Definition

noun

The state or process of transmutation of species into another.


Supplement

The concept of transmutation is first used by Jean Baptiste Lamarck in his 1809 book Philosophie Zoologique.


Word origin: from Late Latin transmutationem (a change, shift)

Related forms: transmutate (verb)

Synonym:


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 13:44, 9 November 2009. This page has been accessed 861 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link