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Definitions of growing

  1. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. (electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Advancing in size or extent; increasing; thriving; producing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  4. relating to or suitable for growth; "the growing season for corn"; "good growing weather" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. increasing in size or degree or amount; "her growing popularity"; "growing evidence of a world depression"; "a growing city"; "growing businesses" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for growing

  1. Any one might have seen that he was growing dangerous. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  2. John brought one down last night- it looks so pretty growing up anything. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne