development

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1. The systematic use of scientific and technical knowledge to meet specific objectives or requirements.
2. An extension of the theoretical or practical aspects of a concept, design, discovery, or invention.
3. The process of economic and social transformation that is based on complex cultural and environmental factors and their interactions.
4. The process of adding improvements to a parcel of land, such as grading, subdivisions, drainage, access, roads, utilities.

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I needed to spend a bit more time in the minor leagues because coach informed me it would be better for my development as a pitcher.
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The development of our business plan was executed brilliantly which indicated that we are setting the foundation for success effectively.
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Having a good development team in your company will help you to come up with many new ideas to try out.
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