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plan

1. a drawing to scale of a horizontal section through a building taken at a given level; a view from above an object or an area in orthographic projection
2. (in perspective drawing) any of several imaginary planes perpendicular to the line of vision and between the eye and object depicted

Plan

A two-dimensional graphic representation of the design and dimensions of the project, or parts thereof, viewed in a horizontal plane from above.

Plan

 

a word with various meanings in Russian, including the following.

(1) In cartography, a drawing using conventional symbols that represents on a plane a part of the earth’s surface; the scale is 1:10,000 or larger.

(2) In architecture and other fields, a horizontal cross section or top view of a building or object.

(3) In descriptive geometry, a horizontal projection.

(4) A predetermined order or sequence of carrying out a program, work project, or measure—for example, an economic plan, production plan, strategic plan, or curriclum.

(5) The scheme, design, or basic features of a written or oral work or presentation—for example, a lecture plan or the plot of a play.

(6) The way in which something is viewed, constructed, or approached—a plane or level. Examples include the phrases “on the theoretical plane” and on “on two levels.”

(7) Ground, the relative position of objects in a pictorial representation—for example, foreground, middle ground, and background; the relative dimensions of objects in a pictorial representation—for example, the word appears in the Russian terms for “close-up” and “long shot” in cinematography.


Plan

 

in architecture. (1) A graphic representation on a definite scale of a horizontal view of a building (or one of its floors or internal areas), a group of buildings, or a populated area as a whole or in part. Depending on its purpose, the plan may show the design of walls and supports, the arrangement of furniture, the arrangement of equipment and the layout of technological processes in industrial structures, and urban green belts and transportation networks. The plan usually characterizes the shape and configuration of a structure.

(2) A representation of the arrangement of the principal parts of a building at ground level or on different levels for multistory buildings and for groups of buildings on sloping sites.

plan

[plan]
(graphic arts)
An orthographic drawing on a horizontal plane, as of an instrument, a horizontal section, or a layout.
A large-scale map or chart of a small area.

plan

plan
1. A two-dimensional graphic representation of the design, horizontal dimensions of a building, and location, as seen in a horizontal plane viewed from above, in contrast to a graphical representation representing a vertical plane (such as a section, 2 or an elevation, 1). See center-hall plan, city plan, cruciform plan, community plan, floor plan, four-square plan, gable-front-and-wing plan, gable-front plan, Georgian plan, ground plan, hall-and-parlor plan, hall-house plan, H-plan, linear plan, L-plan, one-room plan,

PLAN

(language)
Programming LANguage Nineteen hundred.

The assembly language for ICL 1900 series computers.
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Table 8 shows the birth outcomes, the proportion of women who had a birth plan and considered it helpful for maternal or newborn complications.
No one else discussed her birth plan with her until she was admitted to the hospital in her thirty-eighth week for the planned induction of labor.
Penkunas: When should someone present their birth plan? How do they present it?
For some women it's not as bad as they expect - why do they keep having more babies if labour's so terrible?" BIRTH PLANS THE excitement around giving birth means 36% of mums plan the type of birth they want even before becoming pregnant, and the study of 2,209 mums found the most desired birth is a hospital water birth (34%), followed by normal delivery in hospital (33%), home water birth (15%) and normal home birth (12%).
Howes, But although the majority of mums want to choose their own type of birth, 30 per cent still don't write a birth plan, and 8 per cent of mums would rather leave birthing decisions to doctors.
This sample birth plan was submitted by Barbara Stratton, ALACE labor assistant-in-training; she believes it is necessary for women to have this information in their plans.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced on Thursday that they would keep their birth plan a secret until they have celebrated it privately.
She was at my shower and asked me what my birth plan was.
HARRIET the midwife says some women have a birth plan, but, with a wry look in her eye, she adds: "There's not much point in that".
Regardless of the method used to complete a birth plan, it is important client expectations are congruent with available services.