[uhn-der-di-vel-uh p] /ˌʌn dər dɪˈvɛl əp/
verb (used with object)
to develop (something) short of the required amount:
to underdevelop film.
(transitive) (photog) to process (a film, plate, or paper) in developer for less than the required time, or at too low a temperature, or in an exhausted solution
underdeveloped [uhn-der-di-vel-uh pt] /ˌʌn dər dɪˈvɛl əpt/ adjective 1. improperly or insufficiently developed. 2. Photography. (of a negative) less developed than is normal, so as to produce a relatively dark positive lacking in contrast. 3. developing (def 2). underdevelop [uhn-der-di-vel-uh p] /ˌʌn dər dɪˈvɛl əp/ verb (used with object) 1. to develop (something) short of […]
verb (used with object), diagnosed, diagnosing. 1. to determine the identity of (a disease, illness, etc.) by a medical examination: The doctor diagnosed the illness as influenza. 2. to ascertain the cause or nature of (a disorder, malfunction, problem, etc.) from the symptoms: The mechanic diagnosed the trouble that caused the engine knock. 3. to […]
noun 1. conversation between two or more persons. 2. the conversation between characters in a novel, drama, etc. 3. an exchange of ideas or opinions on a particular issue, especially a political or religious issue, with a view to reaching an amicable agreement or settlement. 4. a literary work in the form of a conversation: […]
verb (used with or without object), underdid, underdone, underdoing. 1. to do less or in a lesser fashion than is usual or requisite.