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English definition of “blueprint”

blueprint

noun [C]  /ˈbluˌprɪnt/ us  

blueprint noun [C] (PLAN FOR BUILDING)

a plan for a building or machine, printed with white lines on a blue background

blueprint noun [C] (PLAN FOR FUTURE)

a complete plan that explains how to do or develop something: The report provided a blueprint for relieving the county’s crowded jail facilities.
(Definition of blueprint from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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