Definición de punctuated equilibrium en inglés:

punctuated equilibrium

Saltos de línea: punc¦tu|ated equi|lib¦rium


[mass noun] Biology
The hypothesis that evolutionary development is marked by isolated episodes of rapid speciation between long periods of little or no change.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We performed the analysis assuming two evolutionary models: Brownian motion and punctuated equilibrium or speciation.
  • I didn't mention punctuated equilibrium or allopatric speciation either, because it isn't relevant to the matter at hand.
  • Their views are commonly known as the theory of punctuated equilibrium and contrasted with evolutionary gradualism.

Definición de punctuated equilibrium en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día retroflex
Pronunciación: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
turned backwards