Definitions for "growth"
The process of growing; the gradual increase of an animal or a vegetable body; the development from a seed, germ, or root, to full size or maturity; increase in size, number, frequency, strength, etc.; augmentation; advancement; production; prevalence or influence; as, the growth of trade; the growth of power; the growth of intemperance. Idle weeds are fast in growth.
Synonym for {increase}. The growth in the former Soviet Union since the breakup has been unprecedented.
In microbiology, an increase in both cell number and cellular constituents.
Many things may grow in Mathematics. Functions may grow monotonously or in jumps. Complexity of a system may grow exponentially with the system size. Lately, due to the development of the Fractal Geometry, growth of crystals and other natural phenomena became a subject of scientific scrutiny.
An investment style: growth stocks have high forecasted sales growth, high return on equity and low dividend payout.
A method of forecasting based on the exponential regression technique of time series forecasting. Growth forecasting is most reliable when the driving factors of your business affect your measures exponentially.
An equity investment style that seeks investments with potential for sales or earning growth in excess of the market average. From an analytical perspective, growth portfolios will generally exhibit projected earnings, price to earnings ratios, price to book ratios, and a five-year earnings growth rate greater than the index.
Stocks and equities who are expected to have above average earnings growth.
Invest in companies whose earnings are expected to grow faster than average. Lipper classifications are large-company growth (LC), midcap (MG), small-cap (SG) and multicap (XG).
(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"
the gradual beginning or coming forth; "figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"
The developmental process is fundamental to all life. All living things progress through transitions from one stage to another. It is through such a passage that maturation occurs and the growth of a living being takes place. Spiritual growth is manifest as a passage through stages of experience where we remain for awhile and then transcend.
a progression from simpler to more complex forms; "the growth of culture"
Keywords:  pseudobulb, individual
An individual pseudobulb.
Competitive and Sustainable Growth - one of the four Specific Thematic Programmes of the 5th RTD Framework Programme (1998-2002).
If you are considering growth for your business, then a telemarketing or direct marketing campaign is the most cost-effective and measurable way of achieving this. Very targeted and easily measurable, it can be adapted to maximize performance and costs can be tracked at every stage. Whether you require lead generation, appointment setting or sales generation, Market Makers will produce the results required for your company's future growth.
That which has grown or is growing; anything produced; product; consequence; effect; result.
The vegetative development of plants expressed in terms other than market or monetary units; e.g. the size or number of leaves, shoots, ears etc.
vegetation that has grown; "a growth of trees"; "the only growth was some salt grass"
Keywords:  slew, audiences, appeal, new, products
a slew of new products designed to appeal to new audiences
(pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)
One of the seven goals. Its positive pole is comprehension; its negative pole is confusion. It is used for lifetimes emphasizing learning new things. It is the most frequently used goal. People in growth seek stimulation.
an acknowledgment of the strength of our brands, the success of recent distribution network initiatives, and improvements in production throughput
or grain lines These internal flaws are usually visible only by slowly rotating the diamond. They appear as small lines or planes inside the diamond.
Keywords:  tire, see
See tire growth.
1 Economic growth is usually measured by the gross domestic product which considers...
See economic growth.
Keywords:  church, movement, see
See Church growth movement
Naturally occurring lines which form during the development of the animal, generally found around the neck and butt area.
Keywords:  wine, particular, type, term
A term for a particular wine or type of wine.