On the European plan

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • On the European plan having rooms to let, and leaving it optional with guests whether they will take meals in the house; -- said of hotels.
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Usage

In literature:

How such a thought would have insulted him the night we lay in our cabin planning European trips and brown stone houses on Russian Hill!
"Roughing It" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
The hotel, though Asiatic, was kept on the European plan.
"Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life" by Thomas Wallace Knox
This Russian plan, which was later worked out in St. Petersburg, went into oblivion on account of the rapidly following European war.
"New York Times Current History: The European War from the Beginning to March 1915, Vol 1, No. 2" by Various
In 1825, when the army was reorganized on the European plan, the Janizaries broke out in open revolt.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
As to food, the Iturbide is kept on the European plan, and one can order according to his fancy.
"Aztec Land" by Maturin M. Ballou
His death probably cut short plans which, had they succeeded, would have had much effect on the course of European events.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 93, July, 1865" by Various
Like all the houses of the hamlet, it was on the European or, to be more descriptive, on the American plan.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
In Rawlins as in most Western towns, we stayed at a hotel managed on the European plan and ate our meals in a nearby restaurant.
"Across the Continent by the Lincoln Highway" by Effie Price Gladding
Can't you see him picking out the dollar dishes, on the European plan?
"For the Allinson Honor" by Harold Bindloss
Rooms may also be obtained on the European plan.
"Glacier National Park [Montana]" by United States Dept. of the Interior
They are kept in all sorts ov ways, sum on the European plan, and menny ov them on no plan at all.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw
He suggested to the king the plan of erecting a fort on European principles as a protection to the capital.
"Siam" by George B. Bacon
It has consequently the advantage of being a town laid out by Europeans on a definite plan.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 9" by Various
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In news:

German Economy Minister Philipp Roesler defended on Thursday Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann's opposition to the European Central Bank's bond-buying plans, saying he deserved the government's full support.
BERLIN — Germany's finance minister is insisting that countries must not use the European Central Bank's plan to buy unlimited amounts of government bonds as an excuse to let up on economic reforms and deficit-cutting.
The Bush administration opposes European plan s to require airlines to curb greenhouse gases on grounds it would unfairly disadvantage US carriers.
Airbus has made no " final decision " on a plan to construct an aircraft assembly plant in Mobile, according to the chief executive of its parent company, the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Co.
ABU DHABI , United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tiger Woods plans to start his season in the Abu Dhabi Championship on the European Tour for the second straight year.
The deal is the second involving Europe's Airbus and a Chinese airliner since the European Union agreed on November 12 to "stop the clock" on plans to force non-EU airlines to adopt its Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).
European defense giants BAE Systems and EADS have called it quits on their planned merger as a result of snags encountered in high-level political talks involving the governments of the United Kingdom, France and Germany, BBC reported Oct 10.
PARIS — The European Union's highest court on Wednesday endorsed the bloc's plan to begin charging the world's biggest airlines for their greenhouse gas emissions starting Jan 1.
Published Friday, Dec 7, 2012, at 10:41 a.m. WARSAW, Poland — The Italian carmaker Fiat says it plans to cut about 1,500 jobs at a factory in Poland due to falling demand for cars on the European market.
Germany and France clashed publicly on Tuesday over plans to put the European Central Bank in charge of supervising banks, deepening a dispute over the scope of ECB powers that threatens to derail one of Europe's boldest reforms.
Left -wing members of the European Parliament are pressing ahead with plans to visit Iran while the European Union prepares to impose tough new sanctions on the theocratic regime over its suspected nuclear weapons program.
EU finance ministers sought on Tuesday to break an impasse over a new regime to supervise banks, but with much of the plan contested, the European Union risks seeing this centerpiece reform unravel.
The unusually strong European rebuke of Israel's plans to tighten its grip on land sought for a Palestinian state marks at least a 30-year low point in relations, say Israeli foreign policy scholars.
The Italian carmaker says it plans to let go 1,500 people at a Polish factory due to falling demand for cars on the European market.
A planned review of the European Union Tobacco Products Directive will proceed once a replacement has been found for Health Commissioner John Dalli, said EU spokeswoman Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen on Oct 17.
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In science:

An other experiment by the European Space- Agency (ESA) [HYP 00] is only in the phase of planning up to now. On the long run, it promisses higher accuracy than the mechanical Gravity- Probe- B Experiment, because it is based on atomic beam interferometry. But it will still need several years of preparation.
An easy way to Gravimagnetism
SMART-1, the first European moon orbiter, plunged into the moon on 2 September, as planned.
Astrophysics in 2006
The expansion of the gas HCAL effort to include European groups has enabled work to start on a gas HCAL technical prototype also. There are no firm plans for a scintillator-tungsten ECAL technical prototype at this stage.
CALICE Report to the Calorimeter R&D Review Panel
In Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Planning (ECP).
Restricted Value Iteration: Theory and Algorithms
In the planned set-up there exist many experimental challenges and several European research groups are working on the realisation of the detectors. A detailed design will be available in the mid-term future.
Hypernuclear physics as seen by an experimenter
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