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English definition of “design”

design

verb [T usually passive] (INTEND)    /dɪˈzaɪn/
B2 to intend: This dictionary is designed for advanced learners of English. [+ to infinitive] These measures are designed to reduce pollution.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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