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noun [countable]     layout pronunciation in American English
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  1. the way in which the different parts of something are arranged

    You’ll get accustomed to the layout of the keyboard.

    1. a.
      the way in which something such as a room, building, or city is arranged

      The layout of your house and yard can deter crime.

    2. b.
      the way in which the words and pictures on a page are arranged

      the layout of a business letter

      page layout:

      a two-column page layout



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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