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One entry found for maturation.
Entry Word: maturation
Function: noun
Text: the process of becoming mature <a flower's maturation from bud to full bloom can take weeks>
Synonyms development, growth, maturing, ripening
Related Words blossoming, flourishing, flowering; mellowing, softening
Near Antonyms decadence, decline, declining, deterioration; fading, shriveling, waning, wilting, withering; death, dying, expiring, perishing; regression, retrogression, reversion