neo-Lamarckian(redirected from neo-lamarckianly)
A theory of the late 1800s and early 1900s, based on Lamarckism, that adaptive characteristics acquired by an organism during its lifetime could be inherited by its offspring.
Ne′o-La·marck′i·an (-mär′kē-ən) adj. & n.
|Adj.||1.||neo-Lamarckian - of or relating to a modern version of Lamarckism; "Neo-Lamarckian theories"|