Devolution

Definition of Devolution

Dev`o`lu´tion
n.1.The act of rolling down.
The devolution of earth down upon the valleys.
- Woodward.
2.Transference from one person to another; a passing or devolving upon a successor.
The devolution of the crown through a . . . channel known and conformable to old constitutional requisitions.
- De Quincey.

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attack, degeneration, development, evolution, macular degeneration, obsolescence, process
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