the act or rate of growing and developing
increase in numbers or amount
sth which has grown
"he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
"the growth of culture"
"the increase in unemployment"
"the growth of population"
"a growth of trees"
"the only growth was some salt grass"
"figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"
"a growth of hair"
Barley, oats, and rye may be measured in their daily growth.
出自： J. Yeats