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open-planadjective

uk   /ˌəʊ.pənˈplæn/ us   /ˌoʊ.pənˈplæn/
An open-plan room or building has few or no walls inside, so it is not divided into smaller rooms: an open-plan office
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open-planadjective

uk   /ˌəʊpənˈplæn/ us   WORKPLACE, PROPERTY
used to describe a room or building which has few or no walls inside, so it is not divided into smaller rooms: Open-plan offices function well for people who need to be communicating with each other all the time.
(Definition of open-plan from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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