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  1. developmentsnoun

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

  2. developmentsnoun

    Plural form of development.

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  1. developmentsnoun

    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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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    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

Examples of developments in a Sentence

  1. Junichi Ishikawa:

    China looks to be the main theme for 2016, as developments there could unsettle equities while disrupting the Fed's intended rate hike schedule, china risk adds a layer of support to the yen, which already looks to appreciate this year as Japan's current account surplus grows at a faster-than-expected pace.

  2. Rini Soemarno:

    The money will be used by Pertamina for investment in the energy sector, including partnerships for refinery developments and storage facilities.

  3. Sartaj Aziz:

    Pakistan has serious concerns over these developments and will take all necessary measures to augment its defence capabilities.

  4. Justice Blackmun:

    I need to see you as soon as you have a few free moments. I want to tell you about some developments in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, and at least part of what I say should come as welcome news.

  5. Democrat Jared Polis of Colorado:

    Legislation is the best way to address parental concerns, while encouraging new developments in individualized learning.

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