growth

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  • Info Growth refers to a positive change in size, often over a period of time. more...
  • Poor length growth is apparent as early as the first year of life.
  • Also needed is an understanding of issues of long-term growth of potential.
  • Most of the growth is expected to take place in developing nations.
  • Green was chosen for its association with nature, health, and growth.
  • Growth of religious orders, especially for women, is marked in certain parts of Africa.
  • The service sector in general has experienced growth in recent years, as has construction.
  • Since then, there has been a growth in industry.
  • In the religion's view, faith and knowledge are both required for spiritual growth.
  • With the growth of the size of development teams in the industry, the problem of cost has increased.
  • Another thing that it may be desirable to account for is population growth.
  • Some species may have annual above-ground growth.
  • Two major industries supported the main growth of the community, first iron, then coal.
  • Goals for more growth should specify more growth of what and for what.
  • In both these cases, learning-by-doing and increasing returns provide an engine for long run growth.
  • Of course there can be no above-ground growth during that time, but important things are being done below the surface. Cited from The Fat of the Land, by John Williams Streeter
  • In children, growth and development may be at risk.
  • In addition, the number of fires is increasing in step with population growth.
  • Its rapid growth has led to problems for governments who must find money to fund it.
  • Growth of the industry in recent years raised a number of ecological questions.
  • As a result secondary education was the major area of growth in the second half of the 20th century.
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Words starting with growth

Meaning of growth

  • noun (biology) 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
    he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
  • noun A progression from simpler to more complex forms
    the growth of culture
  • noun Vegetation that has grown
    a growth of trees, the only growth was some salt grass
  • noun (pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)
  • noun Something grown or growing
    a growth of hair