growth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesis(noun)
(biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
"he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
(electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state
relating to or suitable for growth
"the growing season for corn"; "good growing weather"
p. pr. of grow (definition 3); as, growing plants.
The action of the verb to grow.
Milk is good for growing children.
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Growing season here begins in March.
Growing is a drone music/ambient music/noise music band formed in Olympia, Washington, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York. The group was founded in 2001 by Kevin Doria, Joe Denardo, and Zack Carlson. Carlson left following their first album, and the band continued as a duo until 2009, when they recruited Sadie Laska to form a new trio. The group's music has gradually progressed from slow, instrumental drone pieces through works in noise and ambient music toward more propulsive, rhythm driven music. Their live shows are consistently known for being very loud, playing straight through their set without breaks or banter between songs.
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Implies the direction of the cable from the ship towards the anchors; as, the cable grows on the starboard-bow, i.e. stretches out forwards towards the starboard or right side.
Verb form of the word grow.
Growing food brings so much joy.Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'growing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2468
Rank popularity for the word 'growing' in Adjectives Frequency: #223
The numerical value of growing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of growing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
I was raised in polygamy. I was born to Heidi and John Daniel. Heidi is John Daniel’s sixth wife out of 14 wives. My lifestyle growing up was kind of like she was just a single mom. My dad was the disciplinarian, it was a pretty abusive environment, primarily physical abuse from my dad, and then there was also sexual abuse within the group from children to children—the older children to younger children.
A good economy can create expectations for social movement politics, in the 1960s, the strong economy gave support to civil rights movement, with demands that African Americans be included in the growing middle class ; it produced more educated young people who were the heart of movement politics with the war ; and it gave support to ideas like fighting poverty, since the country could afford to do so.
We can't go on like this, with every month another record in temperatures being broken, if we leave it too long, and we have done, just growing things is going to become difficult.
Girls are the fastest growing numbers in the juvenile justice system, and it's not because they are becoming more violent or gang members. It is because they are sexually abused.
I think the '94 World Cup demonstrated what a World Cup can do for soccer in the United States. I think in the next eight years you are going to see tremendous growth in terms not only of talent but from a fan-perspective, the passion you are going to see for that World Cup, you combine it with the passion that historically has existed in Mexico, the way Canada is growing, you are going to see a very different environment, a very different experience for visiting fans.
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