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plan

noun agenda, alternative, ambition, cabal, campaign, complot, conspiracy, course of accion, curriculum, design, draft, expedient, forethought, hope, intendment, intent, intention, itinerary, plot, preparation, program, projection, proposal, prooosed action, proposition, prospectus, readiness, resolve, schedule, scheme, strategy, suggestion, syllabus, tactic, undertaking
Associated concepts: ecological plan, feasibility plan, plan for reorganization, planning board

plan

verb aim, arrange, block out, cabal, calculate, collude, complot, concoct, connive, conspire, contrive, design, determine upon, devise, engineer, establish guidelines for, expect, figure, frame, harbor a design, have a policy, intend, intrigue, lay out, lay the foundation, look ahead, machinate, make arrangements, make preparations, make ready, map out, mark out a course, organize, outline, plot, prearrange, preconcert, precontrive, predesign, premeditate, prepare, project, propose, prooide for, purpose, resolve, schedule, scheme, set up, shape a course, take measures, think ahead, work out
See also: agenda, arrangement, attempt, blueprint, building, calculate, campaign, channel, composition, conceive, conspiracy, conspire, contemplation, content, contour, contrivance, contrive, course, decide, delineation, design, device, devise, direction, enterprise, expedient, forethought, form, formulate, frame, goal, idea, intend, intent, intention, invent, maneuver, method, model, motif, motive, order, organization, originate, outline, outlook, pattern, platform, ploy, policy, prearrange, predetermine, preparation, procedure, process, program, project, proposal, propose, proposition, prospect, prospectus, provide, purpose, purview, report, resolution, resolve, schedule, scheme, set down, stratagem, strategy, structure, subterfuge, suggestion, system, target, undertaking, way

PLAN. The delineation or design of a city, a house or houses, a garden, a vessel, &c. traced on paper or other substance, representing the position, and the relative proportions of the different parts.
     2. When houses are built by one person agreeably to a plan, and one of them is Sold to a person, with windows and doors in it, the owner of the others cannot shut up those windows, nor has his grantee any greater right. 1 Price, R. 27; 2 Ry. & Mo. 24; 1 Lev. 122; 2 Saund. 114, n. 4 1 M. & M. 396; 9 Bing 305; 1 Leigh's N. P. 559. See 12 Mass: 159; Hamm. N. P. 202; 2 Hill. Ab. c. 12, n. 6 to 12; Com. Dig. Action on the case for a nuisance, A. See Ancients Lights; Windows.

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Josephson, who's expecting a daughter in April that she and husband Gregg will name Ellie, is amazed by the questions listed in the birth plan provided by her doctor.
Writing birth plans has become a ritual of modern pregnancy, intended to encourage parents to be more involved and active in the decisions taken during childbirth.
The patient's birth plan is the product of an inadequate informed consent process.
All the staff who would be involved were made aware of my birth plan and knowing I had that option if things became difficult made me feel more relaxed.
COUPLES who join National Childbirth Trust antenatal classes from today until March 30, 2001 will receive a free audio cassette to explain making a birth plan, labour and breast feeding.
The Baby Bump offers a wealth of fun features such as Birth Plan Checklists, a Kick Count Tracker and a Work Your Wardrobe outfit assembly guide--all wrapped in a bright, cheerful package.
com/online/daily/2013/09/kate-middleton-post-baby-routine-revealed) Vanity Fair that the royal couple's birth plan went "exactly as planned.
d d t d h"pafw pain any the that givin dr th for "I f ng b "I had put in my birth plan I didn't want pain relief offered - hat I would ask r it if I needed it.
Some say they have no desire to experience a natural delivery whatsoever, and others are making an informed decision about which birth plan they perceive to have the most tolerable risk factors and also the most desirable benefits.
He's even been taking notes and going through an entire birth plan with Alicja.
November 10: She leaves her home in St Hilda's Road, Hexham, after receiving a birth plan for her child from Northumberland social services.