SURVIVAL OF FITTEST

Kris Tyrrell Kst%pluto.decnet at hc3.dhmc.dartmouth.edu
Thu Aug 31 22:31:28 EST 1995


stgprao at sugarland.unocal.COM (Richard Ottolini) wrote:
>This is a circular term.
>It is not always possible to foresee what trait enhances
>survival, so fitness is whatever survives.

The correct term is survival of the fit.  This means everyone/everything
that is afforded the oportunity to reproduce, Has survived and is, 
therefore, fit.

K.Tyrrell





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