1. development a process in which something passes to a different stage
  2. redevelopment authority a public administrative unit given responsibility for the renovation of blighted urban areas
  3. redevelopment the act of improving by renewing and restoring
  4. developmental of or relating to or constituting development
  5. developmentally with respect to development
  6. water development making an area of water more useful
  7. nondevelopment failure of normal development to occur
  8. developmental age a measure of a child's development (in body size or motor skill or psychological function) expressed in terms of age norms
  9. envelopment the act of enclosing something inside something else
  10. ribbon development building complex in a continuous row along a road
  11. bedevilment the act of harassing someone
  12. Social Development Commission the commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with social development
  13. underdevelopment state of inadequate development
  14. land development making an area of land more useful
  15. feeblemindedness severe mental deficiency
  16. developmental psychology the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children
  17. unit investment trust a regulated investment company consisting of professional managers who issue redeemable securities representing a portfolio of many different securities
  18. fixed investment trust an investment trust that can buy only those securities listed when the trust was organized
  19. developmental anatomy the branch of anatomy that studies structural changes of an individual from fertilization to maturity
  20. undeveloped undeveloped or unused