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lay sth out

phrasal verb with lay uk   /leɪ/ us   /leɪ/ verb laid
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C1 to explain something clearly, usually in writing: The code of practice lays out very clearly what the duties of the registrar are.
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lay sth out

phrasal verb with lay uk   /leɪ/ us   verb [T] laid, laid
to explain or describe something in a clear and detailed way: Our social media approach was laid out in the agenda.lay sth out for sb He didn't understand that I was firing him, so I laid it out for him.
to design or arrange something in a useful way: We laid out the web page so that the links were more clearly visible.
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“lay sth out” in British English

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