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Advanced or elaborated to a specified degree,
  1. Advanced or elaborated to a specified degree
    • - a fully developed system of public law
  2. (of a person or part of the body) Having specified physical proportions
    • - a strongman with well-developed muscles
  3. (of a country or region) Advanced economically and socially
    • - economic assistance to the less-developed countries
    • - the developed world

  1. being changed over time so as to be e.g. stronger or more complete or more useful; "the developed qualities of the Hellenic outlook"; "they have very small limbs with only two fully developed toes on each"
  2. (used of societies) having high industrial development; "developed countries"
  3. (of real estate) made more useful and profitable as by building or laying out roads; "condominiums were built on the developed site"
  4. (develop) make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation; "Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather"; "They developed a new technique"
  5. (develop) evolve: work out; "We have developed a new theory of evolution"
  6. (develop) gain through experience; "I acquired a strong aversion to television"; "Children must develop a sense of right and wrong"; "Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position"; "develop a passion for painting"
  7. (Develop (Apple magazine)) develop was a magazine published by Apple Computer containing detailed technical and programming articles written primarily by Apple engineers. Twenty-nine quarterly issues were published between January 1990 and March 1997. ...
  8. (Develop (magazine)) Develop is a monthly trade magazine for the video games industry. Based in Hertford, Hertfordshire, UK the magazine allows participation by anyone working in the video game industry.
  9. (Develop (producer)) Develop is a hip hop producer well known for his work with The Diplomats. He also works very closely with Lil Wayne, and has done much work for artists such as Young Jeezy and Fabolous as well. ...
  10. Developing is a 1994 short film directed by Marya Cohn, about the relationship between a girl and her single mother, who has breast cancer. The film stars Natalie Portman as Nina.
  11. (Developing (The Twilight Zone)) "Developing" is the fortieth episode of the science fiction television series 2002 revival of The Twilight Zone. The episode aired March 18, 2003 on UPN.
  12. (Development (album)) Development is the third album released by the four-piece alternative metal music group, Nonpoint. It was their second and final album released through MCA Records.
  13. Not primitive; not third world; Mature; This word needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}
  14. (develop) To change with a specific direction, progress; To progress through a sequence of stages; To create; To bring out images latent in photographic film; To place one's pieces actively; To cause a ball to become more open and available to be played on later. ...
  15. (Develop (Development)) The process of bringing pieces from the initial starting position into active play.
  16. (DEVELOP) To make the possibilities more clear and usable gradually.
  17. (DEVELOP) To more a ball from a safe position, e.g. close to the middle of a cushion or in a cluster, so that it becomes pottable.
  18. (Develop) (verb) The act of eluting a chromatographic plate.  Once the elution is complete, the plate is said to have been "developed".
  19. (Develop) 3rd step in the photolithography process, during which chemicals are applied on coated and aligned wafers to remove areas of exposed photo resist, leaving the wafer with a photo resist pattern.
  20. (Develop) Advance programs, planning or personnel capabilities to a higher stage.
  21. (Develop) Gather materials to include in the presentation and organize them into a sequence (or use hyperlinks) for the best presentation of the material, using an appropriate multimedia authoring program.
  22. (Develop) In the opening, moving a piece from its original square to make it more active. To redevelop a piece means to move it to a better square after it has already been developed.
  23. (Develop) Once we agree on the final design, sit back and relax. We go to work.
  24. (Develop) To change the form of something through a succession of states or stages, each of which is preparatory to the next. The successive changes are undertaken to improve the quality of or refine the resulting object or software.
  25. (Develop) To establish tricks in a suit, usually by forcing out the opponents' stoppers.