Definition of monogenist in English:


Pronunciation /-jənist/


See monogeny

‘Among other Society members, we may discern three groups - the Christian monogenists, the hierarchical monogenist geographers and naturalists, and the polygenist colonial delegates and geographers.’
  • ‘On the other hand, religious conservative monogenists such as de Salle could be more defiantly anti-colonialist.’
  • ‘A former secretary of the Société de géographie, the Africanist was a hierarchical monogenist.’