From King Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlayoutlay‧out /ˈleɪaʊt/ ●●○ noun [countable] 1 ARRANGE A GROUP OF THINGS OR PEOPLEthe way in which something such as a town, garden, or building is arrangedlayout of the layout of the park All the flats in the building had the same layout.2 TCNthe way in which writing and pictures are arranged on a pagelayout of the layout of a business letter page layout software lay
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layoutMany of the golfers complained about the course layout.a computer program to help you design page layoutHe was one of the architects who planned the layout of the hospital.
From King Business Dictionarylayoutlay‧out /ˈleɪaʊt/ noun [countable]1the way in which things are arranged somewherethe layout of the buildingThe new laptop uses the same keyboard layout as IBM’s desk-top computers.2the way in which writing and pictures are arranged on a pageDesign, layout and typography give the publication a stylish, orderly look.Desktop publishing does not have to involve high powered page layout software.