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develop from (someone or something)

To grow and change from someone or something into someone or something else. Thanks to her public speaking class, Alicia has developed from a painfully shy girl into a confident speaker. My craft business developed from a passion for knitting.
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develop from someone or something (into someone or something)

 and develop (from someone or something) into someone or something
to grow or evolve out of someone or something into someone or something else. Her interest in music developed from a childlike curiosity to a full-fledged professional career. The flower developed from a little knot of a bulb.
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Acquire our own "brains trust" to do the necessary research and to help develop strategies.
Under a strategic roadmap concept, PMA272 uses the benefits of this attribute to develop waypoints in time to initiate development of future ASE systems that will mitigate an evolving threat.
To develop a resource and fund-development strategy and attract volunteers, which will support emergency shelter services and address issues of homelessness for men and women in the Red Lake District.
To achieve this goal, the taxpayers created a corporation, Town East (TE), to develop and sell real property.
Develop and investigate novel materials with enhanced properties (e.
Curriculum development has long been the province of teachers and teacher educators because of their need to develop classroom curriculum.
Prior to 1995, several independent projects were underway to leverage the rapid growth in Internet-related technologies and develop systems that improve command and control capabilities in several battlefield functional areas.
If a developing country is going to develop an indigenous steel, food, oil or agricultural industry it will need these goods.
The scientists' data suggest that an overwhelming majority of women develop at least one fibroid during their lives.
Under the terms of the agreement, Diatos expects to develop and commercialize Super-Leu-Dox, which is currently in late pre-clinical development, in Europe.
Next, the provider can review the business-planning checklist, which will identify all of the information that should be analyzed to develop a complete business plan that could be presented to board-level decision makers and/or external sources of financing.
At the national level, we did not allow markets "to develop willy-nilly on their own.
The long-term solution to solving these problems is to develop a societal norm based on a limited number of core values.
In fact, the DPP found that over the 3 years of the study, diet and exercise sharply reduced the chances that a person with IGT would develop diabetes.
The light from your scene actually changes the electrical charge in each silver halide crystal, making an invisible image, or latent image, that is sensitive to film developer (a chemical used to develop film).