By May, its bulb can grow as big as two centimeters, and turns pink and then a deep red as it matures.
I don't know what that's going to turn into when he matures.
You will find a site that matures close to 200,000 casks of whisky.
His family had to flee, and he goes on a geographic as well as an inward journey as the young Qais matures fast.
The fruit commonly has the general shape of the female inflorescence, but as it matures it increases greatly in size.
But McClellan, as his supporters say, matures his strategical plans.
As it reaches its full size it matures, it begins to produce young, which are either born alive or hatched from eggs.
In New England it matures in July and is found on bushes all summer.
It matures in the northern states about the first of August.
In Massachusetts and Connecticut it matures about the first of September.
late 14c., "encourage suppuration;" mid-15c. "bring to maturity," from Latin maturare "to ripen, bring to maturity," from maturus "ripe, timely, early," related to manus "good" and mane "early, of the morning," from PIE root *ma- "good," with derivatives meaning "occurring at a good moment, timely, seasonable, early." Meaning "come or bring to maturity" is from 1620s. The financial sense of "reach the time for payment" is from 1861. Related: Matured; maturing.
mid-15c., "ripe," also "careful, well-considered," from Latin maturus "ripe, timely, early" (see mature (v.)).
mature ma·ture (mə-tyur', -tur', -chur')
Having reached full natural growth or development.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of full mental or physical development.