What does developing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. development, developing(adj)

    processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible

    "the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours"

  2. developing, underdeveloped(adj)

    relating to societies in which capital needed to industrialize is in short supply

GCIDE

  1. developing(n.)

    the process of treating a photosensitive material with chemicals in order to make a latent image visible.

Wiktionary

  1. developing(Adjective)

    Of a country: becoming economically more mature or advanced; becoming industrialized.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Developing

    of Develop

Freebase

  1. Developing

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3188

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3607

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developing' in Adjectives Frequency: #436

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of developing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of developing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Maynard Keynes:

    The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.

  2. Victor Borge:

    The essence of a general's job is to assist in developing a clear sense of purpose . to keep the junk from getting in the way of important things.

  3. Kelly Hammett:

    We do know that there are other nations developing similar technologies, we see research out of near peer countries developing technologies in these areas.

  4. John Cage:

    If you develop an ear for sounds that are musical it is like developing an ego. You begin to refuse sounds that are not musical and that way cut yourself off from a good deal of experience.

  5. Margaret Karagas:

    Earlier exposure to indoor tanning is associated with a greater risk for developing basal cell carcinoma at a young age, the new FDA regulations reinforce the science that teens and young adults may be especially vulnerable to developing skin cancer if they use tanning beds.

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