Associations to the word «Drafting»


DRAFTING, verb. Present participle of draft
DRAFTING, verb. The practice among ground vehicle drivers or cyclists of following in a close line to reduce wind resistance.
DRAFTING, verb. A method of preparing fibers for weaving.
DRAFTING, noun. The act or process of producing a technical drawing, or draft.
DRAFTING, noun. The art of producing technical drawings.
DRAFTING, noun. A profession, usually related to making technical drawings for architecture, engineering, or manufacturing.

Dictionary definition

DRAFTING, noun. Writing a first version to be filled out and polished later.
DRAFTING, noun. The craft of drawing blueprints.
DRAFTING, noun. The creation of artistic pictures or diagrams; "he learned drawing from his father".

Wise words

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