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develop (v):
change the use of and make available or usable
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develop land.
The country developed its natural resources.
The remote areas of the country were gradually built up
develop (v):
come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
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He grew a beard.
The patient developed abdominal pains.
I got funny spots all over my body.
Well-developed breasts

Related Words: get
develop (v):
expand in the form of a series
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develop (v):
grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
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A flower developed on the branch.
The country developed into a mighty superpower.
The embryo develops into a fetus.
This situation has developed over a long time
develop (v):
cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development
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The perfect climate here develops the grain.
He developed a new kind of apple
develop (v):
happen
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Report the news as it develops.
These political movements recrudesce from time to time

Related Words: breakrecrudesce
develop (v):
be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest
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The plot developed slowly
develop (v):
elaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme
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develop the melody and change the key
develop (v):
become technologically advanced
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Many countries in Asia are now developing at a very fast pace.
Viet Nam is modernizing rapidly

Related Words: modernisemodernize
develop (v):
grow emotionally or mature
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The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten.
When he spent a summer at camp, the boy grew noticeably and no longer showed some of his old adolescent behavior
develop (v):
gain through experience
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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

Related Word: evolve
develop (v):
create by training and teaching
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The old master is training world-class violinists.
we develop the leaders for the future

Related Words: educatepreparetrain
develop (v):
elaborate, as of theories and hypotheses
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Could you develop the ideas in your thesis
Related Words: explicateformulate
develop (v):
move into a strategically more advantageous position
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develop the rook
develop (v):
move one's pieces into strategically more advantageous positions
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Spassky developed quickly
develop (v):
superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry
develop (v):
generate gradually
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We must develop more potential customers.
develop a market for the new mobile phone
develop (v):
work out
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We have developed a new theory of evolution
Related Word: germinate
develop (v):
make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation
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Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather.
They developed a new technique
develop (v):
make visible by means of chemical solutions
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Please develop this roll of film for me
develop (v):
come into existence; take on form or shape
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A new religious movement originated in that country.
a love that sprang up from friendship.
the idea for the book grew out of a short story.
An interesting phenomenon uprose

Related Words: groworiginate
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