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maturation

noun [U] (BUSINESS)    /ˌmæt.jʊəˈreɪ.ʃən/ US  /-jʊ-/ formal
specialized business the process of a market , industry, etc. no longer growing as fast as it did when it was new: Some experts believe we are now seeing the maturation of the computer industry.Investment and stock markets
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