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development

(Building), noun commercial building, construction, creation of housing project, development of industrial sites, erection, house-building program, housing, industrial area, industrial building, institution of commercial sites, residential building, urbanization

development

(Outgrowth), noun accomplishment, achievement, aftergrowth, aftermath, attainment, conclusion, consequence, consequent, derivation, effect, emanation, ending, ensual, event, eventuality, occurrence, offshoot, outcome, product, realization, result, resultant, sequel, side issue, upshot

development

(Progression), noun accretion, advance, advancement, amelioration, ampliation, amplification, anabasis, auctus, betterment, change, effectuation, elaboration, enhancement, evolution, evolvement, expansion, explicatio, furtherance, gain, germination, gradual evolution, growth, improvement, increase in size, lengthening, modernization, progress, progress to maturity, prooressive growth, progressus, promotion, refinement, reformation, regeneration, remodeling, renovation, reorganization, revision, stimulation, strengthening, supplementation, transfiguration, transformation, unfolding, unravelment, upgrowth, uptrend
Associated concepts: development costs
See also: accession, advancement, augmentation, boom, building, complication, conclusion, consequence, creation, denouement, discipline, effect, enlargement, event, growth, happening, headway, improvement, increase, manufacture, nascency, offshoot, outcome, outgrowth, preparation, progress, prosperity, reform, rehabilitation, result, transition
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The new research indicates that male sexual development is less stable than other genetic programs.
This unique, newly described form of developmental sexual disorders establishes that the back door pathway is essential for normal male sexual development,' says Biason-Lauber.
After the trauma of brain injury, many parents may struggle with the risks inherent in sexual development, and at times maybe overprotective or under-informative in order to minimize risks.
Clinton and his group considered hormones and sexual development in the study of three peculiar chickens donated to the institute.
Despite what is known about Hg exposure and the reproductive system, studies of the relationship between human sexual development and low-mercury exposure are nevertheless rare and the study by Geier et al (1) is in line with previous findings.
Fetishes are thought to start during sexual development as a teenager when you may have learnt to associate ladies' shoes with pleasurable feelings.
There have been numerous calls over many years to shift from an exclusive treatment of adolescent sexuality as problematic to an approach that places commensurate emphasis on positive sexual development and that acknowledges multiple facets of sexuality and sexual health, and their implications for general well-being over the life course.
Chief executive Emma-Jane Cross said: "We don't want to stifle young people's sexual development but it is important that parents and schools understand the rise of sexting so together we can act to stop sexual bullying.
This is a helpful reference to clarify the difference between what could be normal age-appropriate sexual development and behaviour, and whether there is a suggestion that a child may have been abused.
Two of the strong themes in the novel are the protagonist's inept social skills and his delayed sexual development.
Three speakers will explore how lifestyle choices, hormones in the body and chemicals in the environment can affect obesity, stress and sexual development.
A special type of polyostotic fibrous dysplasia is McCune-Albright syndrome, which is associated with precocious sexual development and cafe au lait spots on the skin.