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    Developed or Developing?

    Hi
    What is the difference between developed country and developing country?

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    Re: Developed or Developing?

    The same as the difference between cooked meat and cooking meat.

    The -ing form indicates the activity is still happening. The -ed indicates the action is completed.

    Developing countries are still in the process of developing. Developed countries are done developing.

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    Re: Developed or Developing?

    Basically, a developed country is one of the rich ones with many industries, where the standard of living is quite high. A developing country, on the other hand, is a poor country trying to increase its industries and become more advanced in general.

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    Re: Developed or Developing?

    Developed countries have things like drinking water, highways, electricity to all ares, child labor laws, free public education, etc.

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