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synonyms for artificial selection

  • Darwinian theory
  • Darwinism
  • adaptation
  • biological evolution
  • evolution
  • evolutionism
  • law of the jungle
  • natural law
  • phylogeny
  • social Darwinism
  • social evolution
  • survival of the fittest
  • theory of evolution
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How to use artificial selection in a sentence

The significance of time is determined by the movement of any selection, or, in other words, the rhythm.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
It was not, however, through any of these artificial means that real relief was brought to the community.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
He did not know what the scent was, but it smelled rich and artificial, and he disliked to associate it with his new friend.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
At the close of the reception a band of Philippine musicians played a selection of graceful airs of their native isles.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
This selection was unfortunate; good strategist and organiser, he was not the man the Emperor required.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
As his system is the foe of all artificial methods, it is par excellence the “Natural” System.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
But in doing this, the intention and power of selection guided by sound judgment at once asserted itself.
ANTONIO STRADIVARIHORACE WILLIAM PETHERICK
She still wore the shabby lace and the artificial bunch of violets on the side of her head.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
But few varieties are used, and there seems to be but little taste manifested in the selection of the "dust."
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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WORDS RELATED TO ARTIFICIAL SELECTION

  • Darwinian theory
  • Darwinism
  • adaptation
  • artificial selection
  • biological evolution
  • evolution
  • evolutionism
  • law of the jungle
  • natural law
  • phylogeny
  • social Darwinism
  • social evolution
  • survival of the fittest
  • theory of evolution
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.