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planning

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈplænɪŋ/
DECISIONS B2 the activity of thinking about and deciding what you are going to do or how you are going to do something: Events like these take months of careful planning.Plans and arrangements
BUILDINGS control over which buildings are built in an area: town planning →  See also family planning Local government and politicsCivil engineering in general
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