English dictionary definition of:



  • the gradual beginning or coming forth
  • vegetation that has grown
  • something grown or growing
  • (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
  • a progression from simpler to more complex forms
  • a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important
  • (pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)


development emergence growing increase increment maturation ontogenesis ontogeny outgrowth

Scrabble score for growth

Scrabble score = 13

generated at 11:08:31 on 19-11-19

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