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evolutionary psychology definition

  • noun:
    • the analysis of psychological adaptations of people on altering physical and social environment, especially of alterations in brain construction, intellectual mechanisms, and behavioral distinctions among individuals.
    • A theoretical approach to psychology that tries to describe mental and psychological traits—such as memory, perception, or language—as adaptations, this is certainly, while the practical items of natural choice.
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