GROWTH By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 1. These are the series of physical changes that occur from conception through maturity. 2. The term for the development of any entity toward its mature state. GROWTH: "Growth is moving from immature to the mature organism." Related Psychology Terms SITUATIONAL LEADERSHIP THEORY GROWTH SPURT GENITAL LOVE APPARENT SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT VOCATIONAL COUNSELING, VOCATIONAL MATURITY DEGENERACY ARTIFICIALISM SATELLITE CLINIC GESTATIONAL AGE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GROWTH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/growth/ (accessed January 26, 2021).