Definition of 'growth'
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We were determined to try to increase growth and jobs. The Sun (2011)We do not use hormones as growth promoters and antibiotics are only used to treat illness. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)Its rapid growth is already exposing cracks in the supply chain. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Only recently has growth in real incomes noticeably picked up. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Growth in activity across the eurozone as a whole slowed this month for a second month running. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Without such massive migration the productivity gains of these growth areas would probably have been quite modest. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)PwC says that credit is no longer a growth industry. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The other driver is the growth in the number of millionaires. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There are good reasons why the subject of human population growth is one of the last taboos. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Economic growth did not remotely interest him. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This can lead to posture problems at a pivotal time for growth. The Sun (2016) Economic growth driven by high commodity prices and better macroeconomic management is not enough. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The results range from increases of half a cup to a full cup size of tissue growth. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Next yesterday reported its fourteenth consecutive quarter of growth amid an increase in online fashion sales. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But recently growth has been harder to come by. The Sun (2006)The impetus is not the fact that the pastor wants it but rather that growth is demanding it. Christianity Today (2000)Its ills have largely been the result of the rapid growth in popularity of online movie rental and download services. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Causes poor growth and weakens plants. The Sun (2010)This is well above the forecast 2 per cent annual growth in consumer prices over the period. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Ten year price growth 59 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'growth'
British English: growth /ɡrəʊθ/ NOUN
The growth of something such as an industry, organization, or idea is its development in size, wealth, or importance.
...the growth of the industry.
- American English: growth
- Arabic: نـَماء
- Brazilian Portuguese: crescimento
- Chinese: 生长
- Croatian: razvitak
- Czech: růst
- Danish: vækst
- Dutch: groei
- European Spanish: crecimiento
- Finnish: kasvu
- French: croissance
- German: Wachstum
- Greek: ανάπτυξη
- Italian: crescita
- Japanese: 成長
- Korean: 성장
- Norwegian: vekst
- Polish: wzrost fizyczny
- European Portuguese: crescimento
- Romanian: evoluție
- Russian: рост
- Spanish: crecimiento
- Swedish: tillväxt
- Thai: ความเติบโต
- Turkish: büyüme
- Ukrainian: ріст
- Vietnamese: sự tăng trưởng
Definition of growth from the Collins English Dictionary
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