development


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  • noun

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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The key-word of the telephone development of to-day is this-- organization.
The proletariat goes through various stages of development.
But with the development of industry the proletariat not only increases in number; it becomes concentrated in greater masses, its strength grows, and it feels that strength more.
Altogether collisions between the classes of the old society further, in many ways, the course of development of the proletariat.
In depicting the most general phases of the development of the proletariat, we traced the more or less veiled civil war, raging within existing society, up to the point where that war breaks out into open revolution, and where the violent overthrow of the bourgeoisie lays the foundation for the sway of the proletariat.
The development of Modern Industry, therefore, cuts from under its feet the very foundation on which the bourgeoisie produces and appropriates products.
The systems that fail are those that rely on the permanency of human nature, and not on its growth and development.
No Wieroos come up from the beginning--all are born of the Wieroo fathers and Galu mothers who are cos-ata-lo, and there are very few of the latter owing to the long and precarious stages of development.
The carrier, more especially the male bird, is also remarkable from the wonderful development of the carunculated skin about the head, and this is accompanied by greatly elongated eyelids, very large external orifices to the nostrils, and a wide gape of mouth.
In the skeletons of the several breeds, the development of the bones of the face in length and breadth and curvature differs enormously.
I can only suppose that the circumstances of your early life were too unfavourable to the development of your reasoning powers, and that we began too late.
The study described the development of individual and online career services for international students at a university career center.
Changing jobs: An essential part of career development.
As 35 among those national and subnational reports were devoted to 17 Arab countries, it was due time to produce a report covering the 22 Arab countries and to discuss their specific development problems individually and as a group.
Development rights are the right, established by New York's Zoning Resolution, to develop a parcel of land with a certain amount of floor area and, sometimes, dwelling units.
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