overdevelopment
noun see overdevelop

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Overdevelopment — refers to a way of seeing global inequality that focuses on the negative consequences of excessive consumption. It exists as the mutually constitutive counterpart to the more commonly known concept of underdevelopment . In mainstream development… …   Wikipedia

  • overdevelopment — overdevelop ► VERB (overdeveloped, overdeveloping) ▪ develop to excess. DERIVATIVES overdevelopment noun …   English terms dictionary

  • overdevelopment — See overdevelop. * * * …   Universalium

  • overdevelopment — noun Excessive development; the state or quality of being overdeveloped See Also: underdevelopment …   Wiktionary

  • Overdevelopment — Перепроявление …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • overdevelopment — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. overbuilding, overexpansion, crowding, overoptimistic handling, overoptimistic treatment; see also congestion …   English dictionary for students

  • overdevelopment — n. development which exceeds necessity; development which cannot be ecologically sustained …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • overdevelop — overdevelopment, n. /oh veuhr di vel euhp/, v.t., v.i. to develop to excess: to overdevelop a photograph; to overdevelop a waterfront area. [1835 45; OVER + DEVELOP] * * * …   Universalium

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