- the strategy to be used in a military engagement.
- the plan for accomplishing a goal or dealing with a problem or difficult situation: the president's battle plan for getting his legislation through Congress.
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Examples from the Web for battle plan
And now, when I look at the battle-plan, the confusion remains.Following the Equator, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
How cumbrous the latter had become by 1630 may be judged from any battle-plan of the period, and notably from that of Ltzen.
Presently, with a quick move, Mallow took the offensive, and tried to unsettle Dyck's poise and disorganize his battle-plan.No Defense, Complete
Romer's battle-plan, I should hope, is already made; or it will fare ill with Neipperg and him.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.)