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planning

EN[ˈplænɪŋ]
WPlanning
  • Planning (also called forethought) is the process of thinking about and organizing the activities required to achieve a desired goal. It involves the creation and maintenance of a plan, such as psychological aspects that require conceptual skills.
  • Also, planning has a specific process and is necessary for multiple occupations (particularly in fields such as management, business, etc.). In each field there are different types of plans that help companies achieve efficiency and effectiveness.
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    Definition of planning in English Dictionary

  • NounPLplanningsSUF-ing
    1. NU Action of the verb to plan.
      1. The act of formulating of a course of action, or of drawing up plans.
        1. The act of making contingency plans.
          1. INF (Britain) Planning permission.
            1. My neighbours were going to build an extension but they didn't get planning.
        2. Verb
          1. present participle of plan.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • City will now make the Premier League an even bigger priority, while regrouping and planning again for what they hope will be another tilt at the Champions League next season.
              • I was planning to take care of the problem for him, but he beat me to the punch and did it himself.
              • Our model suggests that both of these features reflect interactions between area LIP, which is involved in visuo-spatial selection, and skeletomotor areas involved in planning the manual release.
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • Does this have anything to do with the party you were planning?
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Countable nouns
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Uncountable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Participles
                      • Present participles
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                2. en plannings
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                4. en planning on
                5. en planning permission
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                Grammatically, this word "planning" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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