from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A plan giving comprehensive guidance or instruction.

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  • noun A comprehensive document that sets out an overall strategy
  • noun architecture A small-scale graphic outline that shows all the major elements of a project

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  • noun a long-term outline of a project or government function


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