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growth and devel·op·ment

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Growth and Development

    The series of changes to the shape, size, components, and functions of an individual organism that occur over time as the organism progresses from its initial form to full size and maturity.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of growth and development in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of growth and development in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of growth and development in a Sentence

  1. Christiana Figueres:

    The bottom line (is that) this is an agreement and a path that is protective of growth and development rather than threatening to growth and development.

  2. Vandana Sheth:

    If you do choose to provide a plant-based milk to your child [ and ] if over the age of 2, I would suggest soy, as it provides about 6 to 8 grams of protein per cup, it's also a good idea to consult with a registered dietitian to discuss your child's unique situation and get guidance about the right choice to allow for normal growth and development.

  3. Geoff Pyle:

    It was clear that in the rush to growth and development, the architectural value of these buildings -- some of which should be considered masterpieces -- was not recognized by developers or the authorities.

  4. Joyce Lee:

    This is important information for pediatricians who are monitoring children for growth and development because the findings are potentially the opposite of what you see in girls, pediatricians should consider the possibility that delayed puberty in boys may be due to obesity.

  5. Jonathan Pershing:

    Part of what we have to do is we have to wield the stick, but we also have to have the carrot, the carrot might be in the way we can offer [ countries ] an alternative model of growth and development.

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Translations for growth and development

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  • Crecimiento y desarrolloSpanish
  • ಬೆಳವಣಿಗೆ ಮತ್ತು ಅಭಿವೃದ್ಧಿKannada
  • groei en ontwikkelingDutch
  • crescimento e desenvolvimentoPortuguese
  • வளர்ச்சி மற்றும் வளர்ச்சிTamil
  • Büyüme ve gelişmeTurkish
  • 增长与发展Chinese

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