develop into (someone or something) from (someone or something)(redirected from developed into something from)
develop into (someone or something) from (someone or something)
To grow and change from one kind of person or thing into someone or something new or different. It's wild that this fern developed into such a big plant from just a tiny little seed. I look back on old photos of Jeff, and I find it hard to believe that he developed into such a strong, athletic young man from the scrawny little boy he used to be.
See also: develop
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