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Having a relatively low level of industrial capability, technological sophistication, and economic productivity: studied the economies of developing nations.
de•vel•op•ing(dɪˈvɛl ə pɪŋ)
(of a nation or geographical area) not yet highly industrialized.
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|Noun||1.||developing - processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible; "the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours"|
processing - preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure; "the processing of newly arrived immigrants"; "the processing of ore to obtain minerals"
underdevelopment - (photography) inadequate processing of film resulting in inadequate contrast
|Adj.||1.||developing - relating to societies in which capital needed to industrialize is in short supply|
nonindustrial - not having highly developed manufacturing enterprises; "a nonindustrial society"
adj crisis, storm → aufkommend; industry → neu entstehend; interest → wachsend; foetus, embryo → sich entwickelnd; society, economy → sich entwickelnd; the developing world → die Entwicklungsländer pl
n → Entwicklerbad nt
n → Entwicklungsland nt
n → Entwicklerschale f