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plan  


      n  
1    contrivance, design, device, idea, method, plot, procedure, programme, project, proposal, proposition, scenario, scheme, strategy, suggestion, system  
2    blueprint, chart, delineation, diagram, drawing, illustration, layout, map, representation, scale drawing, sketch  
      vb  
3    arrange, concoct, contrive, design, devise, draft, formulate, frame, invent, organize, outline, plot, prepare, represent, scheme, think out  
4    aim, contemplate, envisage, foresee, intend, mean, propose, purpose  
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plane, plant, plain, planet

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n.
A plan done for something bad or illegal.
I will never scheme in the future because it is a bad thing to do.
v.
the action of expanding, broaden something
n.
The study of human action and conduct.
n.
a text or graphic element meant to prompt the user to click on a link
[Tech.] the most common call-to-actions are buttons or banners
adj.
A vain attempt or action is One that fails to achieve what was
n.
A simple, undefined reply when an ignorant comment or action is made. Source:
n.
The ability to make decisions and take action without waiting for someone to tell you what to do
I showed my initiative when I became a group leader in class.
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
exp.
act in accordance with what is set verbally; apply what one's preaching for; double words by action;
often used in combination with "talk the talk".
exp.
take an action that will complicate things; do something with a negative impact
n.
Total loss of reaction to the light of Pupillas , It means thar Brain is no more reactive. It means Cardiac Arrest, Cereabral Death or f the subject is conscient action of a Mydriatic Drug.
v.
spoil someone's plans; spoil someone's pleasure or joy.
I hate to rain on your parade, but we will not be able to host your birthday party next week.
n.
the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
n.
targeted advertising based on the previous actions of a given Internet user
[Bus.];[Tech.] also behavioral retargeting [US]
id.
expression used to point out that one will eventually face the consequences of his own actions

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