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master plan

noun
1.
a general plan or program for achieving an objective.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30

master-plan

[mas-ter-plan, mah-ster-] /ˈmæs tərˌplæn, ˈmɑ stər-/
verb (used with object), master-planned, master-planning.
1.
to construct a master plan for:
to master-plan one's career.
2.
to develop or improve (land, a community, a building complex, or the like) through a long-range plan that balances and harmonizes all elements:
The engineers master-planned the island to provide for increases in the tourist population.
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master plan

noun
1.
a comprehensive long-term strategy
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