[luh-mahr-kee-uh n] /ləˈmɑr ki ən/
of or relating to Jean de or his theory of organic evolution.
a person who holds this theory.
of or relating to Lamarck
a supporter of Lamarckism
1846, pertaining to French botanist and zoologist J.B.P. Lamarck (1744-1829), especially his view that the process of evolution includes the inheritance of acquired characteristics.
[luh-mahr-kiz-uh m] /ləˈmɑr kɪz əm/ noun 1. the Lamarckian theory that characteristics acquired by habit, use, or disuse may be passed on to future generations through inheritance. /lɑːˈmɑːkɪzəm/ noun 1. the theory of organic evolution proposed by Lamarck, based on the principle that characteristics of an organism modified during its lifetime are inheritable See also […]
[luh-mahrk] /ləˈmɑrk/ noun 1. a city in SE coastal Texas.
[lah-mahs] /ˈlɑ mɑs/ noun 1. Carlos Saavedra [kahr-laws sah-ah-ve-drah] /ˈkɑr lɔs ˌsɑ ɑˈvɛ drɑ/ (Show IPA), . [lah-muh] /ˈlɑ mə/ noun 1. a priest or monk in . /ˈlɑːmə/ noun 1. a priest or monk of Lamaism n. “Buddhist priest of Mongolia or Tibet,” 1650s, from Tibetan blama “chief, high priest,” with silent b-. Related: […]
[lah-muh-ser-ee] /ˈlɑ məˌsɛr i/ noun, plural lamaseries. 1. a monastery of lamas. /ˈlɑːməsərɪ/ noun (pl) -series 1. a monastery of lamas