from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Drafting.
- n. A drawing, such as an architect's plans, that enables measurements to be interpreted.
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- n. the craft of drawing blueprints
- n. scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,
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He was elected superintendent of the machine department and instructor of architectural and mechanical drawing of the Agricultural and Mechanical College, Normal, Ala., and was master mechanic of the Coleman Cotton Mills, Concord, N. C., in which he put over $80,000.00 worth of cotton mill machinery.