Etymology
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evolve (v.)

1640s, "to unfold, open out, expand," from Latin evolvere "to unroll, roll out, roll forth, unfold," especially of books; figuratively "to make clear, disclose; to produce, develop," from assimilated form of ex "out" (see ex-) + volvere "to roll," from PIE root *wel- (3) "to turn, revolve." Meaning "to develop by natural processes to a higher state" is from 1832. Related: Evolved; evolving.

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Definitions of evolve

evolve (v.)
work out;
Synonyms: germinate / develop
evolve (v.)
undergo development or evolution;
Modern man evolved a long time ago
evolve (v.)
gain through experience;
Synonyms: develop / acquire
From wordnet.princeton.edu