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Synonyms for development

Synonyms for development

a progression from a simple form to a more complex one

the result or product of building up

steady improvement, as of an individual or a society

Synonyms for development

act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining

a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)

(biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically

a recent event that has some relevance for the present situation

a district that has been developed to serve some purpose

a state in which things are improving

processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible

(music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated

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If cognition refers to any human psychological processes and activities, cognitive development will mean the development of any human psychological processes and activities.
Includes chapters on symbolic reasoning, pretend play, spatial development, abnormal cognitive development and current theoretical perspectives
But interestingly, for kids who enjoyed secure relationships with their moms, any negative link between high prenatal cortisol exposure and kids' cognitive development was eliminated.
relativistic thinking) mixed factorial model, which treated modeling advantage as a within-subjects factor and cognitive development as a between-subjects factor.
Ultimately, 19 children of mothers exposed to low prenatal stress and 39 children of mothers exposed to moderate to high prenatal stress--a subset of the full sample--were evaluated for cognitive development at 2 years of age.
The same hormonal changes that make them grow taller and sexually mature trigger brain growth that leads to cognitive development.
This study indicates that children's orally told invented fairy tales can be used (a) to promote cognitive development, (b) to assess cognitive development, and (c) to identify emotional conflicts that children are experiencing.
In this article, the cognitive development of children is reviewed, with a focus on Piagetian theory as a framework for understanding DCT.
How easy education would become if we could line up all of our students in the nurse's office and take a peek inside their heads to see what stage of cognitive development they are approaching.
The same cognitive development that enables children to get around the Web also lets them recognize advertising when they see it," notes John Calfee, a former staff economist with the FTC, now a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.
Includes the addition of two new chapters that provide further introductory material on new methodologies and the application of genetic methods in cognitive development
The data demonstrates that spanking impedes cognitive development and leads to antisocial and criminal behavior.
Contract awarded for Training for school personnel in the subject canelo methodology for cognitive development and practical workshop convivial.
Washington, April 3 ( ANI ): Results of a long-term study suggest early life emotional trauma may effect cognitive development in children.
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