development

Noun
  • Act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining (synset 100251126)
  • A process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage) (synset 113486023)
  • (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically
    A purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level (synset 113510240)
  • A recent event that has some relevance for the present situation (synset 107438160)
  • The act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful (synset 100950022)
  • A district that has been developed to serve some purpose (synset 108566645)
  • A state in which things are improving
    The result of developing (as in the early part of a game of chess) (synset 114446275)
  • Processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible (synset 113485760)
  • (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated (synset 107082671)

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