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.
Connected with growing
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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Rank popularity for the word 'growing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1710
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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
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