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blueprint

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈbluː.prɪnt/
a photographic copy of an early plan for a building or machine an early plan or design that explains how something might be achieved: their blueprint for economic reform
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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