(electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state
(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"
come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become;
relating to or suitable for growth; "the growing season for corn"; "good growing weather"
become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain;
develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation; "He matured fast";
become attached by or as if by the process of growth; "The tree trunks had grown together"