Monogenism



[muh-noj-uh-niz-uh m] /məˈnɒdʒ əˌnɪz əm/

noun
1.
the theory that the human race has descended from a single pair of individuals or a single ancestral type.

monogenism mo·nog·e·nism (mə-nŏj’ə-nĭz’əm)
n.
The theory that all human beings are descended from a single pair of ancestors.

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