Definition of 'designing'
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Worker participation in designing these foundations should be brought into play from the very beginning. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Those designing the service determined that there was no time for them. Christianity Today (2000)The company spent a billion quid on designing the new lightweight chassis. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That gave them expertise for designing the right equipment. The Sun (2006)One can imagine designing a machine that could make noises and move away from dangerous stimuli. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now it depends on the creative potential of the people designing them. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Designers could help by designing consumer goods with which we want to build lasting relationships. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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