codevelop

verb co·de·vel·op \ ˌkō-di-ˈvel-əp , -dē- \
variants: or co-develop
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of codevelop

codeveloped or co-developed; codeveloping or co-developing
transitive + intransitive
: to develop (something) by working with one or more others : to develop (something) jointly
  • … the holding company will develop, codevelop, or lease most of the land.
  • —Shawn Tully
  • A team of engineers has co-developed a device that can translate sign language.

codeveloper

or co-developer noun, plural codevelopers or co-developers
    • a codeveloper of a new technique/system
    • software co-developers

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1858

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