nongrowth

nongrowth

(ˌnɒnˈɡrəʊθ)
n
the failure to grow
adj
characterized by a lack of growth
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9] Molecules associated with tumor suppressor signaling networks play a key role in shifting the balance between growth and nongrowth during axon regeneration.
Ric Merrifield's book, Rethink: Business Manifesto for Cutting Costs and Boosting Innovation, instructs business leaders how to think differently about innovation and cost cutting during the nongrowth phases of a business's lifecycle.
Biodegradation of an inhibitory nongrowth substrate (nitroglycerin) in batch reactors.
While programs to help small or nongrowth oriented businesses may be needed to provide local amenities or critical businesses services, it is important not to conflate "small business" with entrepreneur.
We are in a nongrowth market, three hours from a major city," says Gina Lowman, director of marketing and sales with First Federal.
turn around) than chains in nongrowth industries while also directing their efforts toward increasing revenue streams that can be realized from already well-performing facilities (i.
Combined with the values of the mean and standard deviation, this shows that growth below the norm is as frequent as growth above the norm and that nongrowth, or shrinking, is a common phenomenon.
Additionally, with the back-calculation model developed by Morita and Matsuishi (2001), the fact that age effect on otolith size increases continuously during nongrowth periods (Mugiya, 1990; Secor and Dean, 1992) can be taken into account.
11) In addition, hair in the growth phase is more susceptible to freezing than in the nongrowth phase.
Wang, "Enhancement of Biodegradation of Phenol and a Nongrowth Substrate 4-chlorophenol by Medium Augmentation with Conventional Carbon Sources," Biodegradation 8, 329-338 (1998).
For these and other reasons, Whitmer notes, "Supervalu has been doing better blocking and tackling than anybody in the business, as a result of its more creative efforts of finding ways to grow and become better in a nongrowth business.
Accordingly, the shift in the coefficient sign on BKMKT from positive to negative when going from the weekly returns to the three-day announcement window tests is consistent wit h a shift in investment from nongrowth to growth firms.