Definition of GROWTH

noun : GROWTH

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) a progression from simpler to more complex forms; "the growth of culture" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important; "the increase in unemployment"; "the growth of population" ;

  • 4. (

    ) vegetation that has grown; "a growth of trees"; "the only growth was some salt grass" ;

  • 6. (

    ) (pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor) ;

  • 7. (

    ) something grown or growing; "a growth of hair" ;


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