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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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Determining the Kuwaiti first grade teachers' perceptions of developmentally appropriate practices in teaching reading and writing has been investigated in depth in the current study.
The authors write about autonomy and self-regulation for young children within a supportive and developmentally appropriate setting.
We hope that you find the articles of this special issue professionally engaging and relevant as you seek to apply the content to developmentally responsive school counseling that focuses on students' needs.
Developmentally appropriate digital environments for children support both mastery of knowledge and growth.
The most obvious protection can be seen in comparing males with females in the groups exposed developmentally and rechallenged as adults.
I was doing music and movement work with children diagnosed as developmentally delayed and also with elderly patients with strokes or severely limiting terminal conditions.
A Cottage Grove resident, Venice has a 36-year-old developmentally disabled daughter.
He wanted to interview me over the phone, even after I explained that I was no expert on the subject, that I didn't have any first-hand experience working with developmentally disabled people, that I was merely a journalist who had taken a couple of small steps toward talking about an important, ignored issue.
Recent research concluded that the developmentally disabled are approximately seven times more likely to come in contact with law enforcement than others.
It has been suggested that the use of highly engaging, developmentally appropriate activities for teaching early phonological awareness facilitates subsequent acquisition of reading skills (Smith, Simmons, & Kameenui, 1998).
She had hidden herself away in the sleepy town of Lewiston, Maine, where she operated a small group home for developmentally disabled adults.
Here's a situation in animals where you can see competition, developmentally, between parts of the body.
He also drew family members into the business; one sister is creative director, another sits on the board, a brother is a vp, and a second brother, developmentally disadvantaged, is a grower who runs a greenhouse that employs developmentally challenged workers.
For camps to create developmentally appropriate programs for youth, camp directors need to understand child and youth development.
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