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  • 1 progress to maturity — index development (progression) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 maturity — noun 1) her progress from childhood to maturity Syn: adulthood, majority, coming of age, manhood, womanhood 2) he displayed a maturity beyond his years Syn: responsibility, sense, levelheadedness; wisdom, discrimination …

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  • 3 maturity — noun 1) her progress from childhood to maturity Syn: adulthood, coming of age, manhood, womanhood 2) he displayed a maturity beyond his years Syn: responsibility, sense, level headedness …

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  • 4 Implementation Maturity Model Assessment — The Implementation Maturity Model (IMM) is an instrument to help an organization in assessing and determining the degree of maturity of its implementation processes .This model consists of two important components, namely the:* five maturity… …

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  • 5 Capability Maturity Model Integration — (CMMI) is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes. [cite web title = What is CMMI? url = http://www.sei.cmu.edu/cmmi/general/index.html accessdaymonth = 23 September accessyear …

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  • 6 Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong — 民主建港協進聯盟 Chairman Tam Yiu Chung …

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  • 7 The Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong — Infobox Political party party name =The Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong 民主建港協進聯盟 party logo = leader1 title =Chairman leader1 name =Tam Yiu Chung colorcode =Blue foundation =10 July 1992 headquarters =12/F, SUP… …

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  • 8 grow up — progress to maturity or adulthood. → grow …

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  • 9 development — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. outgrowth, consequence; growth, expansion; change, evolution; [building] project, housing development. See increase, effect, improvement, abode. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Improvement] Syn. gain, rise,… …

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  • 10 development — I (building) noun commercial building, construction, creation of housing project, development of industrial sites, erection, house building program, housing, industrial area, industrial building, institution of commercial sites, residential… …

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  • 11 Animal — An i*mal, n. [L., fr. anima breath, soul: cf. F. animal. See {Animate}.] 1. An organized living being endowed with sensation and the power of voluntary motion, and also characterized by taking its food into an internal cavity or stomach for… …

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  • 12 The Cronnex — is a series of fantasy novels with gay protagonists written by Trewin Greenaway. Published online since 2004, the first three novels in the series are complete and the fourth began serialization in December 2006. The PDFs and website have high… …

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  • 13 Plains Indian — a member of any of the American Indian tribes, as those of the Algonquian, Athabascan, Caddoan, Kiowa, Siouan, or Uto Aztecan linguistic families, that formerly inhabited the Great Plains. All were more or less nomadic, following the buffalo, and …

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  • 14 Maugham, W. Somerset — ▪ British writer in full  William Somerset Maugham   born Jan. 25, 1874, Paris, Fr. died Dec. 16, 1965, Nice  English novelist, playwright, and short story writer whose work is characterized by a clear unadorned style, cosmopolitan settings, and… …

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  • 15 grow — [grəʊ] verb (past grew gru:; past participle grown grəʊn) 1》 (of a living thing) undergo natural development by increasing in size and changing physically.     ↘(grow up) progress to maturity or adulthood.     ↘(grow out of or into) become too… …

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  • 16 development — n. 1. Unfolding, disclosure, exhibition, unravelling, disentanglement. 2. Growth, increase, progress to maturity. 3. Evolution, progressive growth, progression in a continuously ascending gradation. 4. (Alg.) Expansion, expanding …

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  • 17 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 18 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 19 performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …

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  • 20 Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… …

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