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  1. planningnoun

    an act of formulating a program for a definite course of action

    "the planning was more fun than the trip itself"

    Synonyms:
    preparation, provision

  2. planningnoun

    the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise

    Synonyms:
    preparation, provision

  3. planning, preparation, provisionnoun

    the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening

    "his planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties"

    Synonyms:
    supplying, homework, proviso, cooking, formulation, provision, preparedness, grooming, cookery, readying, training, supply, readiness, prep, preparation

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  1. Phil Crosby:

    If anything is certain, it is that change is certain. The world we are planning for today will not exist in this form tomorrow.

  2. Feixiong Cheng:

    Because our findings only establish an association between sildenafil use and reduced incidence of Alzheimer’s disease, we are now planning a mechanistic trial and a phase II randomized clinical trial to test causality and confirm sildenafil’s clinical benefits for Alzheimer’s patients.

  3. Rory McIlroy:

    Right now, I'm planning to play the first three events, i miss the competition. I miss the buzz of getting into contention and playing in those last few groups on a Sunday and really feeling that.

  4. Tommy Beaudreau:

    While it’s encouraging, it’s great, the long-term trend here has been continued drought and water shortages, but there’s a chance even with a good water year that it just kind of pushes the curve out a few months and we have to continue our planning process accordingly.

  5. Mufti Mahmud Khan:

    We are investigating whether they were mobilizing funds for militant activities in Bangladesh and or planning to carry out destructive action in the country, we will be able to confirm only after completion of interrogation.


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