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blueprint

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbluːprɪnt/
a plan that describes how to do or achieve something in the future: blueprint for sth the health ministry's latest blueprint for pension reformestablish/draw up/draft a blueprint Establishing the right blueprint is a challenge unique to each organization.provide a blueprint The rules provide a vital blueprint for what the state may look like for years to come.
PRODUCTION a copy of a technical drawing that shows white lines on a blue background and is used especially in the building industry: A blueprint has been drawn up for a massive new retail and leisure complex.
Translations of “blueprint”
in Chinese (Traditional) 藍圖, 早期計劃, 早期設計…
in Russian проект…
in Turkish proje, plan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蓝图, 早期计划, 早期设计…
in Polish projekt, plan…
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