Correct spelling for development

Medical definition of development:

1. Growth, expansion. 2. Evolution.

Usage examples for development:

  • I had other things to think of than the development of my own nature. "Lore of Proserpine, – Maurice Hewlett"
  • And this particular way is not a mere development but a self- development "Rudolph Eucken, – Abel J. Jones"
  • All that had been hitherto wanting to this particular development of his art had been the woman. "Audrey Craven, – May Sinclair"

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A method of diagnosis of pregnancy: with the tip of the forefinger in the vagina, a sharp tap is made against the lower segment of the uterus; the embryo, if present, is tossed upward, and if the finger is retained in place will presently be felt to strike against the wall of the uterus as it falls back. ...