Definition of open-plan in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈōpən ˌplan/


(Of a building or floor plan) having large open areas with few or no internal dividing walls: an open-plan office
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  • The main living area is a double-height, open-plan room divided into four structural bays.
  • There is a utility room off the open-plan area, with a door to the rear garden.
  • The five-storey building features open-plan office spaces, designed to promote teamwork and good communication.

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Syllabification: o·pen-plan

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