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floor plan

a diagram of one room, apartment, or entire floor of a building, usually drawn to scale.
Origin of floor plan
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The floor-plan of a house has a definite relation to house keeping requirements, which is not fully appreciated.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson
  • The window seat may have a window at each end, as shown in the floor-plan, or panels, as indicated in the elevation.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson
  • Again, the kitchen that can be built to one floor-plan cannot be built to another.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson
  • In the average house the architect's task seems virtually confined xx to the elevations and floor-plan.

    The Decoration of Houses Edith Wharton
British Dictionary definitions for floor-plan

floor plan

a drawing to scale of the arrangement of rooms on one floor of a building Compare elevation (sense 5)
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