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development
dɪ'vɛləpmənt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining.
  2. The act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful.
  3. The section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated.
  4. A recent event that has some relevance for the present situation.
  5. A district that has been developed to serve some purpose.
  6. Processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible.
  7. A process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage).
  8. 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.
  9. A state in which things are improving; the result of developing (as in the early part of a game of chess).
Hyphenationde•vel•op•ment
Part of Speech(名) noun
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生长shēngzhǎngto grow
成长chéngzhǎngto mature; to grow; growth
进化jìnhuàevolution
发展fāzhǎndevelopment; growth; to develop; to grow; to expand
开发kāifāto exploit (a resource); to open up (for development); to develop
研制yánzhìto manufacture; to develop
苗头miáotoufirst signs; development (of a situation)
演变yǎnbiànto develop; to evolve; development; evolution
动态dòngtàimovement; motion; development; trend; dynamic (science)
发育fāyùto develop; to mature; growth; development; (sexually) mature
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