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1. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] (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.

Synonyms

  • cainogenesis
  • gametogenesis
  • organic process
  • life cycle
  • maturation
  • habit
  • palingenesis
  • psychosexual development
  • proliferation
  • vegetation
  • caenogenesis
  • cohesion
  • florescence
  • apposition
  • angiogenesis
  • virilisation
  • psychogenesis
  • development
  • germination
  • suppression
  • leafing
  • odontiasis
  • cytogeny
  • masculinization
  • virilization
  • sprouting
  • neurogenesis
  • masculinisation
  • infructescence
  • fructification
  • myelinization
  • recapitulation
  • teething
  • juvenescence
  • gastrulation
  • biological process
  • kainogenesis
  • rooting
  • myelinisation
  • ontogenesis
  • auxesis
  • cenogenesis
  • foliation
  • psychomotor development
  • cultivation
  • amelogenesis
  • inflorescence
  • cytogenesis
  • flowering
  • ontogeny
  • anthesis
  • efflorescence
  • teratogenesis
  • culture
  • growing
  • dentition
  • blossoming
  • intussusception
  • kenogenesis

Antonyms

  • nondevelopment
  • palingenesis
  • disagreement
  • de-escalate

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Rapid Growth

  • troth
  • sloth
  • roath
  • noeth
  • loath
  • goethe
  • both
  • oath

Sentences with rapid-growth


1. Noun Phrase
Stretch marks -- striae -- are a natural, superficial sign of pregnancy, rapid growth or weight gain.

2. Noun Phrase
The upside of mitosis is rapid growth.

3. Noun Phrase
Due to its rapid growth rate, cottonwood is commonly grown for timber in wetland and riverbank areas.

4. Noun Phrase
This rapid growth makes bamboo an excellent choice when you want a natural fence and you want it quickly.

2. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] a progression from simpler to more complex forms.

Synonyms

  • development

Antonyms

  • reduce
  • minimize

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important.

Synonyms

  • widening
  • pullulation
  • proliferation
  • multiplication
  • broadening
  • accession
  • increase
  • process
  • physical process
  • accumulation
  • accretion
  • relaxation
  • population growth

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • nonproliferation
  • decrement
  • non-proliferation

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] vegetation that has grown.

Synonyms

  • flora
  • vegetation

Antonyms

  • development
  • undress
  • incoherence

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] the gradual beginning or coming forth.

Synonyms

  • emergence
  • rise
  • outgrowth

Antonyms

  • fall
  • anovulation
  • ovulation
  • anabolism

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] (pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor).

Synonyms

  • tumour
  • malady
  • sickness
  • unwellness
  • hamartoma
  • excrescence
  • polyp
  • neoplasm
  • tumor
  • polypus
  • illness
  • exostosis

Antonyms

  • minimise
  • shorten
  • wane
  • narrow

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. growth

noun. ['ˈgroʊθ'] something grown or growing.

Synonyms

  • physical object
  • object

Antonyms

  • disconnectedness
  • decline
  • imperfection

Etymology

  • -th (English)
  • -th (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grow (English)
  • growen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. rapid

adjective. ['ˈræpəd, ˈræpɪd'] done or occurring in a brief period of time.

Antonyms

  • gradual

Etymology

  • rapidus (Latin)
  • rapio (Latin)

9. rapid

adjective. ['ˈræpəd, ˈræpɪd'] characterized by speed; moving with or capable of moving with high speed.

Synonyms

  • fast

Antonyms

  • unhurried
  • moral

Etymology

  • rapidus (Latin)
  • rapio (Latin)

10. rapid

noun. ['ˈræpəd, ˈræpɪd'] a part of a river where the current is very fast.

Synonyms

  • river

Antonyms

  • consume
  • unfixed

Etymology

  • rapidus (Latin)
  • rapio (Latin)
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