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Definitions for developing
dɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋde·vel·op·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. development, developingadjective

    processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible

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

  2. developing, underdevelopedadjective

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

GCIDE

  1. developingnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. developingadjective

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. developingverb

    Verb form of the word develop.

    The developing creation of peace agreements is vital for humanity.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 9, 2020  

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

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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

Examples of developing in a Sentence

  1. Arrivo CEO Brogan Bambrogan:

    Arrivo CEO Brogan Bambrogan is developing 21st century technology that’s going to let you do more with what you have.

  2. Hannah Siddle:

    Although this could be very bad news for the Tasmanian devil, we are in a better position than we were when the first contagious cancer emerged. We are further ahead with research and with developing captive management strategies, however, this is a warning to how we manage not just the Tasmanian devil but all vulnerable species, particularly those confined to islands, where disease is a real threat and can do a lot of damage quickly.

  3. Grace Douglas:

    NASA has knowledge and capabilities in this area, but we know that technologies and ideas exist outside of the agency, raising awareness will help us reach people in a variety of disciplines that may hold the key to developing these new technologies.

  4. Sven Harmeling:

    Poor countries will arrive at the U.N. climate talks in Lima (in December) with some confidence that rich countries are starting to live up to their responsibilities, However, (the) GCF pledges must be part of an ongoing increase in levels of climate finance to help developing countries deal with climate impacts.

  5. Israel Katz:

    Yes, I think there is cooperation as it belongs to developing the ballistic missiles. And we have the evidence, we have a lot of evidence.

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