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How to sign: a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)
"the development of his ideas took many years"; "the evolution of Greek civilization"; "the slow development of her skill as a writer";

Evolution in ASL Watch how to sign Evolution in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: evolution

Categories: process

Within this category: assibilation, deepening, growth, unfolding


How to sign: (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";

development in ASL Watch how to sign development in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: growth, growing, ontogeny, ontogenesis, maturation

Categories: organic process, biological process

Within this category: culture, amelogenesis, angiogenesis, apposition, auxesis, blossoming, cenogenesis, cohesion, cytogenesis, foliation, fructification, gametogenesis, germination, infructescence, intussusception, juvenescence, life cycle, masculinization, morphogenesis, myelinization, neurogenesis, palingenesis, proliferation, psychomotor development, psychosexual development, rooting, suppression, teething, teratogenesis, vegetation

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