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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNEVOLVED

We can see but a small part of it, for the rest is as yet unevolved.

If he was the unevolved ignoramus here he remains precisely that in the astral world.

Brahma represents the creative principle, the unreflected or unevolved protogoneus state of divinity—the Father.

In a land new and wild, his establishment was the wildest, partook most of the unsubdued, unevolved character of its surroundings.

To attempt to follow a trail now was waste of time; and gradually, as he stood there, the unevolved fury of the man transformed.

He saw this was no ordinary man he had to deal with, no ordinary circumstance; and his plan of campaign was unevolved.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, "to unfold, open out, expand," from Latin evolvere "to unroll," especially of books; figuratively "to make clear, disclose; to produce, develop," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + volvere "to roll" (see volvox). Meaning "to develop by natural processes to a higher state" is from 1832. Related: Evolved; evolving.

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