growth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesisnoun
(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"
a progression from simpler to more complex forms
"the growth of culture"
increase, increment, growthnoun
a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important
"the increase in unemployment"; "the growth of population"
vegetation that has grown
"a growth of trees"; "the only growth was some salt grass"
emergence, outgrowth, growthnoun
the gradual beginning or coming forth
"figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"
(pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)
something grown or growing
"a growth of hair"
an increase in size, number, value, or strength
Growth was dampened by a softening of the global economy in 2001, but picked up in the subsequent years due to strong growth in China.
the act of growing, getting bigger or higher
something that grows or has grown
an abnormal mass such as a tumor
Etymology: From. Compare greyde, grøde, gröda. More at grow.
the process of growing; the gradual increase of an animal or a vegetable body; the development from a seed, germ, or root, to full size or maturity; increase in size, number, frequency, strength, etc.; augmentation; advancement; production; prevalence or influence; as, the growth of trade; the growth of power; the growth of intemperance. Idle weeds are fast in growth
that which has grown or is growing; anything produced; product; consequence; effect; result
Etymology: [Icel. grr, gri. See Grow.]
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Gradual increase in the number, the size, and the complexity of cells of an individual. Growth generally results in increase in ORGAN WEIGHT; BODY WEIGHT; and BODY HEIGHT.
A change in number or value.
Economic growth is best when its moderate.Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'growth' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #740
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Rank popularity for the word 'growth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1797
Rank popularity for the word 'growth' in Nouns Frequency: #328
The numerical value of growth in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of growth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
I do think we will continue to see economic growth not just through the rest of this year but through the rest of 2016. There aren't those imbalances out there that would raise concerns about a potential recession any time soon, whoever the Democratic nominee is, he or she will be running on the message of: the economy is getting better and let's continue with those policies.
A calmer geopolitical backdrop and the signing of the U.S.?China Phase 1 agreement is, on balance, favorable for global growth, however, the 86-page Phase 1 agreement has not yet been made public. There are doubts how comprehensive the deal is, and whether the Phase 1 agreement will be implemented in full by both governments.
A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
The slower pace of productivity gains in recent years suggests the economy's potential rate of growth has fallen, thus, even with economic growth of around only 2 percent for the remainder of the year, inflation is likely to rise if corporations aim to maintain margins.
The broad message from the ADP report is consistent with what we expect the government data to show, the labor market continued to add jobs on net in November but the pace of job growth slowed.
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- تنمية, نموArabic
- ҙурайыу, үҫешBashkir
- Geschwulst, WachstumGerman
- رویش, رشدPersian
- kasvannainen, pesäke, kasvu, kasvainFinnish
- oanwaaks, groeiWestern Frisian
- breisiú, forásIrish
- fàsScottish Gaelic
- צמיחה, צמחייה, גדילה, גידולHebrew
- израсток, раст, растење, развојMacedonian
- toename, groeiDutch
- narośl, wzrost, rozwójPolish
- crescimento, acréscimoPortuguese
- рост, развитиеRussian
- rast, vzrastSlovak
- porast, rastje, rastSlovene
- utväxt, utvidgning, växtlighet, svulst, tilltagande, utveckling, växt, stigande, tillväxt, vegetationSwedish
- sự phát triểnVietnamese
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