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de·vel·op·ing

 (dĭ-vĕl′ə-pĭng)
adj.
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)

adj.
(of a nation or geographical area) not yet highly industrialized.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.developing - processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visibledeveloping - 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 supplydeveloping - relating to societies in which capital needed to industrialize is in short supply
nonindustrial - not having highly developed manufacturing enterprises; "a nonindustrial society"
Translations

developing

[dɪˈveləpɪŋ]
A. ADJ [country] → en (vías de) desarrollo; [crisis, storm] → que se avecina
B. N (Phot) → revelado m
C. CPD developing bath Nbaño m de revelado

developing

[dɪˈvɛləpɪŋ] adj [world] → en voie de développement developing countrydeveloping country npays m en voie de développement

developing

adj crisis, stormaufkommend; industryneu entstehend; interestwachsend; foetus, embryosich entwickelnd; society, economysich entwickelnd; the developing worlddie Entwicklungsländer pl
n
(Phot) → Entwickeln nt

developing

:
developing bath
nEntwicklerbad nt
developing country
developing tank
nEntwicklerschale f

developing

[dɪˈvɛləpɪŋ]
1. adj (industry) → in via di sviluppo; (crisis, storm) → che sta per scoppiare, imminente
2. n (Phot) → sviluppo
References in classic literature ?
The unceasing improvement of machinery, ever more rapidly developing, makes their livelihood more and more precarious; the collisions between individual workmen and individual bourgeois take more and more the character of collisions between two classes.
Rockefeller began as a member of the proletariat, and through thrift and cunning succeeded in developing the first perfect trust, namely that known as Standard Oil.
Down the warm stream from the pool floated the countless billions of eggs and tadpoles, developing as they drifted slowly toward the sea.
Now the saving of a large and complex structure, when rendered superfluous by the parasitic habits of the Proteolepas, though effected by slow steps, would be a decided advantage to each successive individual of the species; for in the struggle for life to which every animal is exposed, each individual Proteolepas would have a better chance of supporting itself, by less nutriment being wasted in developing a structure now become useless.
Whether they understand it or not the fact however remains, that taste and temperament have, to a certain extent been created in the public, and that the public is capable of developing these qualities.
It is only fair to state, however, that the extraordinary success of the revolution in house-decoration and furniture and the like has not really been due to the majority of the public developing a very fine taste in such matters.
A Russian who lives happily under the present system of government in Russia must either believe that man has no soul, or that, if he has, it is not worth developing.
It is thus that, little by little, developing always in sympathy with the cathedral, living there, sleeping there, hardly ever leaving it, subject every hour to the mysterious impress, he came to resemble it, he incrusted himself in it, so to speak, and became an integral part of it.
The complexity and rapidly changing nature of IT have presented unique technical challenges to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and to the scientific measurement community in developing a sound measurement and testing infrastructure for IT.
It addresses the importance of developing curriculum and obtaining real life work experience that will teach students needed networking skills and expertise.
manufacturing technology--Continued progress in developing advanced design and manufacturing technologies is needed to improve the timelines, productivity and efficiency of delivering consistent, highquality engineered structures in the international marketplace;
The International Records Management Trust (IRMT) promotes records and information management programs in developing countries throughout the world.

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