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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Sports The strategy devised before or used during an event.
  • n. A strategy for reaching an objective: "Harvey decided the best game plan was to stay loose” ( Cyra McFadden).

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  • n. Any strategy devised to reach a given objective.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plan for achieving an objective (especially in some sport).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (figurative) a carefully thought out strategy for achieving an objective in war or politics or business or personal affairs
  • n. (sports) a plan for achieving an objective in some sport

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