Because of high costs, the development of petroleum, phosphate, and other mineral resources is not a near-term prospect.
Every attempt towards periodization is to some degree arbitrary: the beginning and end of the Middle Ages, for instance, cannot be fixed to a year, because development is a continuous process.
On the contrary, the development of advanced software systems is a matter of great public pride to Bellcore.
The long-term development of the economy remains a daunting challenge.
Some small part of you wonders if this latest development might be cause for hope; the rest of you doesn’t dare believe it.
Brain work and brain development is more their speciality than other forms of effort.
Economic development has been more rapid in coastal provinces than in the interior, and approximately 200 million rural laborers have relocated to urban areas to find work.
Thus, the development of Communist China is not a miracle, possible only because of its form of government.
5.2 Flying DragonsOne special development of the dinosaurian type of reptile was a light, hopping, climbing group of creatures which developed a bat-like web between the fifth finger and the side of the body, which was used in gliding from tree to tree after the fashion of the flying squirrels.
The great and inherited development of the udders in cows and goats in countries where they are habitually milked, in comparison with the state of these organs in other countries, is another instance of the effect of use.
In several respects the development of the Black Friars or Dominicansthe Franciscans were the Grey Friars-shows the Roman church at the parting of the ways, committing itself more and more deeply to organized dogma, and so to a hopeless conflict with the quickening intelligence and courage of mankind.
Here, as in all events of the daily life, the natural development of the extremely abnormal from the ordinary is the incontrovertible evidence for the frequency of these events.
A new development in this period were the "clan estates" (i-chuang), created by Fan Chung-yen (989-1052) in 1048.
The second great development was the re-establishment of religion.
Development" is therefore the essentially German discovery and hit in the great domain of philosophical formulas,--a ruling idea, which, together with German beer and German music, is labouring to Germanise all Europe.
Another queer development of the later Palolithic and Neolithic ages was the development of self-mutilation.
North Korea's history of regional military provocations, proliferation of military-related items, and long-range missile development - as well as its nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons programs and massive conventional armed forces - are of major concern to the international community.
Physical Assets ¶ His wonderful muscular development, upon which depends so much of life's happiness--since accomplishment is measured so largely thereby--is the greatest physical asset of this type.