[ UK /ɡɹˈə‍ʊɪŋ/ ]
[ US /ˈɡɹoʊɪŋ/ ]
  1. relating to or suitable for growth
    good growing weather
    the growing season for corn
  1. (electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state
  2. (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
    he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
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How To Use growing In A Sentence

  • The extended period of damage was probably brought on by the cool/wet growing conditions.
  • Human relations do not always rely on meeting each other in person every day. When we talk about relationships between people on either side of the border, just a few thousand miles can’t keep love from growing and blooming into a beautiful bonding. Gulzar 
  • The look lasts around 24 hours before the saline is absorbed into the body and is part of the growing Japanese body modification scene. The Sun
  • FEARS were growing for a missing schoolgirl after police found her phone dumped in a park. The Sun
  • We now read that men are to be targeted with a range of pink summer wearables by the high-street fashion chains 'cashing in' on the growing phenomenon of ' metrosexuality.
  • We are trialling it for commercial growing for the first time in this country.
  • It seems the interest in an intelligent house is rapidly growing.
  • Minerva has noticed a growing enthusiasm for using infant bath seats in adult bathtubs.
  • One major advantage of growing in containers is that you can keep plants free of common soilborne fungal diseases: verticillium and fusarium wilt.
  • There is growing anticipation that the prime minister will have to resign.
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