[uhn-der-di-vel-uh pt] /ˌʌn dər dɪˈvɛl əpt/
improperly or insufficiently developed.
Photography. (of a negative) less developed than is normal, so as to produce a relatively dark positive lacking in contrast.
developing (def 2).
[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.
immature or undersized
relating to societies in which both the surplus capital and the social organization necessary to advance are lacking
(photog) (of a film, plate, or print) processed in developer for less than the required time, thus lacking in contrast
(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 un·der·de·vel·oped (ŭn’dər-dĭ-věl’əpt)
Not adequately or normally developed; immature.
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.
noun 1. an open, relatively shallow container of pottery, glass, metal, wood, etc., used for various purposes, especially for holding or serving food. 2. any container used at table: dirty dishes. 3. the food served or contained in a dish: The meal consisted of several dishes. 4. a particular article, type, or preparation of food: […]