anti-growth

anti-growth

(1) An obsolete, nonspecific term for an agent or substance that inhibits the action of human growth hormone. 
(2) Pertaining or relating to the inhibition of human growth hormone activity.
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The alliance urges Tennesseans, particularly suburbanites and businesses, to become more involved with the issue warning that anti-growth activists are monopolizing far too much of the public debate.
They're not, as some of the anti-growth, ``open spaces'' champions contend, selfish.
In Southern California's Simi Valley, Porter Novelli Irvine defeated a restrictive anti-growth measure, garnering 64 percent of the vote.
Ventura County is known to be a difficult area in which to build, due to restrictive zoning practices and an anti-growth political environment.
Green characterized Handy as anti-growth, while Handy said the longtime commissioner is out of touch with constituents.
While sympathetic to the need to meet new security requirements at the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport, anti-growth leaders were nevertheless suspicious of its plans.
com to teach a new generation of students sharing a concern about high taxes and anti-growth government policies.
It is totally outrageous to think that this court, with its history of anti-business, anti-growth decisions, would conclude that workers who sign on with companies on a project basis are incapable of sound judgement on employment decisions.
The Eugene cartoonist had a brush with national fame in the 1970s as creator of a line of "Oregon Ungreeting Cards" that capitalized on the anti-California and anti-growth sentiments expressed by Gov.
But even at a time when commercial air travel and airfreight shipping are both skyrocketing, capacity at the nation's airports has been -- and continues to be -- largely stagnant because local governments are sometimes reluctant to confront anti-growth groups that want to stifle airport expansion projects.
It would be difficult for anyone, regardless of whether they are a developer or anti-growth, to find fault with this work plan,'' he said.
Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy knows that she's been portrayed as anti-growth by her main opponent, Jim Torrey.