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Definition of Mature

Mature
Mature Ma*ture", a. [Compar. Maturer; superl. Maturest.] [L. maturus; prob. akin to E. matin.] 1. Brought by natural process to completeness of growth and development; fitted by growth and development for any function, action, or state, appropriate to its kind; full-grown; ripe. Now is love mature in ear. --Tennison. How shall I meet, or how accost, the sage, Unskilled in speech, nor yet mature of age ? --Pope. 2. Completely worked out; fully digested or prepared; ready for action; made ready for destined application or use; perfected; as, a mature plan. This lies glowing, . . . and is almost mature for the violent breaking out. --Shak. 3. Of or pertaining to a condition of full development; as, a man of mature years. 4. Come to, or in a state of, completed suppuration. Syn: Ripe; perfect; completed; prepared; digested; ready. Usage: Mature, Ripe. Both words describe fullness of growth. Mature brings to view the progressiveness of the process; ripe indicates the result. We speak of a thing as mature when thinking of the successive stayes through which it has passed; as ripe, when our attention is directed merely to its state. A mature judgment; mature consideration; ripe fruit; a ripe scholar.
Mature
Mature Ma*ture", v. i. 1. To advance toward maturity; to become ripe; as, wine matures by age; the judgment matures by age and experience. 2. Hence, to become due, as a note.

Meaning of Mature from wikipedia

- Victor John Mature (January 29, 1913 – August 4, 1999) was an American stage, film, and television actor who starred most notably in several Biblical movies...
- Mature is the adjectival form of maturity, which has several meanings. Mature may also refer to: "Mature 17+", a rating in the Entertainment Software...
- or Harappan Civilisation, was a Bronze Age civilisation (3300–1300 BCE; mature period 2600–1900 BCE) mainly in the northwestern regions of South Asia,...
- give rise to sperm or eggs). They are divided into two types: mature and immature. Mature teratomas include dermoid cysts and are generally benign. Immature...
- Childhood", "Kids to Adults" (later renamed "Everyone" in 1997), "Teen", "Mature", and "Adults Only". The ESRB would also use "descriptors" with brief explanations...
- A mature technology is a technology that has been in use for long enough that most of its initial faults and inherent problems have been removed or reduced...
- and then stacked and turned. Strong, extra-mature Cheddar, sometimes called vintage, needs to be matured for 15 months or more. The cheese is kept at...
- Mature Themes is the tenth studio album by the American recording artist Ariel Pink. It was released on August 20, 2012 through 4AD, and is the second...
- "Maturity onset diabetes of the young" (MODY) refers to any of several hereditary forms of diabetes mellitus caused by mutations in an autosomal dominant...
- to do so. Also, certain cues may cause the organism to become ****ually mature. They may be external, such as drought, or internal, such as percentage...
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