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by design

Deliberately and purposefully; as one planned or intended. I assure you that everything you saw has happened by design.
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by design

On purpose, deliberately, as in Whether by luck or by design, his application was accepted. This term, originally put as on design, uses design in the sense of "plan." [First half of 1600s]
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The challenges presented by designs at 130 nanometers and below demanded a new solution and approach to ensure timing and SI convergence," said Don Friedberg, director of Design Methodologies at Agere Systems.
This agreement with LSI Logic proves that the strong development team at Monterey has produced new and efficient physical implementation solutions capable of handling the challenges posed by designs at 0.