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  1. developments(Noun)

    A group of building complexes or apartments. Often used for low income housing.

  2. developments(Noun)

    Plural form of development.

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  1. developments

    Plural noun of the word development.

    The new developments of apartment blocks in the city had to be provisionally approved by new criteria to include private housing, affordable housing and social housing in the one development.

    Submitted by MaryC on September 28, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'developments' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1998

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'developments' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3822

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of developments in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of developments in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    These abrupt market movements (in October) were even more pronounced than similar developments in August, when a sudden correction in global financial markets was quickly succeeded by renewed buoyant market conditions, this suggests that more than a quantum of fragility underlies the current elevated mood in financial markets.

  2. Danya Keene:

    Even though the conditions in many public housing developments are in dramatic need of improvement, we do know that public housing provides an important source of stable and affordable housing, particularly for the poorest of the poor.

  3. Uffe Ellemann-Jensen, President, ELDR 1995-2000, Foreign Minister 1982-1993, Nordic Embassies in Berlin 23 September 2003:

    I cherish the Franco-German cooperation as one of the most important developments in post-war Europe. But I will not accept is as being so sacrosanct that the rest of us shall simply adapt to what is decided between Paris and Berlin.

  4. Anuj Maheshwari:

    Investor interest in urban agriculture is rising as environmental pressures and technology developments catalyze new ways of producing food locally.

  5. European Commissioner Johannes Hahn:

    We will have another go at quotas. I hope that in the light of the most recent developments now there is a readiness among all the 28 (member states) to agree on this.

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