The definition of unilinear is consistently developing in a single, steady path of development.
An example of something unilinear is a culture of people and their language that develops over hundreds of years without any exposure to outside forces.
Of or developing in a linear, usually progressive sequence.
(comparative more unilinear, superlative most unilinear)
- Made up of one single line.
uni- +"Ž linear
- While, however, ancient philosophy may be said to have been unilinear, modern philosophy had a twofold origin, and till the time of Kant may be said to have pursued two independent courses.