Definitions for developingdɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
de•vel•op•ingdɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋ(adj.)
(of a nation or geographical area) not yet highly industrialized.
Origin of developing:
processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible
"the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours"
relating to societies in which capital needed to industrialize is in short supply
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
developing(adjective)ɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋ
Of a country: becoming economically more mature or advanced; becoming industrialized.
Developing is a 1994 short film directed by Marya Cohn, about the relationship between a girl and her single mother, who has breast cancer. The film stars Natalie Portman as Nina.
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Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3607
Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Adjectives Frequency: #436
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