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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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Dad Mark, 36, and mum Lynn, 25, care full-time for Tyler and his twin brother Dylan, who suffers from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and delayed development.
This month Gateshead Council is encouraging more people to offer their support to young people who have conditions such as autism, severely delayed development or speech and language problems.
Likewise, undetected low-level exposure to sarin nerve gas can cause delayed development of brain alterations that may be associated with memory loss and cognitive dysfunction in animals.
2 million BOE due to the shut-ins and ongoing effects of the delayed development activity, including delays due to loop currents.
The youngster, a pupil at Hadrian School in Newcastle, has an undiagnosed genetic condition which has left her unable to speak, with feeding difficulties and delayed development.
Spherix officers welcomed the announcement, but said that it does not impact the ongoing arbitration against Arla, in which Spherix argues that the Danish firm unreasonably delayed development and production of tagatose after being granted the license in 1996.
Mayor Fran Pavley has been talking about an entertainment corridor for more than a year, but budget restrictions delayed development.
They said he had delayed development and I felt like an over-anxious mum.
Children exposed to PCBs in the womb have shown learning difficulties and delayed development, EPA said.
Despite the delayed development schedule, the company expects to open 11 new restaurants in Fiscal 1997, bringing the total to 44 by year- end.
Current contract issues and delayed development with ON ALERT GDS(TM) has forced the Company to seek additional revenue streams.
Pro-Index contends that Upper deck purposely delayed development and manufacturing of the carrying case.
Finally, the general economic downturn of the mid-1990s suppressed growth and delayed development in the area.
NYSE:KMI) (Houston), has delayed development of over 8,000 megawatts (MW) of new power generation of the 9,500 MW of power that was once proposed.
We must help parents identify kids in danger of reduced intelligence, delayed development and a myriad of other health problems caused by the contamination.