1. development a process in which something passes to a different stage
  2. devil's advocate someone who takes the worse side just for the sake of argument
  3. developed being changed over time, as to be stronger or more complete
  4. developmental of or relating to or constituting development
  5. developing of societies with low levels of industrial capability
  6. developmentally with respect to development
  7. develop progress or evolve through a process of natural growth
  8. Davalia bullata feathery fern of tropical Asia and Malaysia
  9. defalcate appropriate fraudulently to one's own use
  10. deviled egg halved hard-cooked egg with the yolk mashed with mayonnaise and seasonings and returned to the white
  11. Viola pedata common violet of the eastern United States with large pale blue or purple flowers resembling pansies
  12. Typhlopidae blind snakes
  13. developing country a country that is poor and whose citizens are mostly agricultural workers but that wants to become more advanced socially and economically
  14. devil dog a member of the United States Marine Corps
  15. adequate having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task
  16. developmental age a measure of a child's development (in body size or motor skill or psychological function) expressed in terms of age norms
  17. redevelopment the act of improving by renewing and restoring
  18. naval blockade the interdiction of a nation's lines of communication at sea by the use of naval power
  19. developer someone who develops real estate
  20. evaluate estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of