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These nouns mean a progression from a simpler or lower to a more advanced, mature, or complex form or stage: the development of an idea into reality; the evolution of a plant from a seed; attempts made to foster social progress.
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A progression from a simple form to a more complex one:evolution, evolvement, growth, progress, unfolding. See change
The result or product of building up:accretion, buildup, enlargement, multiplication, proliferation. See increase
Steady improvement, as of an individual or a society:amelioration, betterment, improvement, melioration, progress. See better
Something significant that happens:circumstance, episode, event, happening, incident, news, occasion, occurrence, thing. See happen