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map sth out

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with map   /mæp/ (-pp-) us  
to plan something in detail: The government has issued a new document mapping out its policies on education. His future is all mapped out ahead of him.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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