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 drawing drawing

noun

  • ( ) an illustration that is drawn by hand and published in a book, magazine, or newspaper  ( drawing )
    an illustration that is drawn by hand and published in a book, magazine, or newspaper
     it is shown by the drawing in Fig. 7
    it is shown by the drawing in Fig. 7
  • ( ) a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines  ( drawing )
    a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines
     drawings of abstract forms
    drawings of abstract forms
     he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures
    he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures
  • ( ) the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams  ( drafting, draftsmanship, drawing )
    the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams
     he learned drawing from his father
    he learned drawing from his father
  • the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling  ( draft, draught, drawing )
    the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling
  • act of getting or draining something such as electricity or a liquid from a source  ( drawing, drawing off )
    act of getting or draining something such as electricity or a liquid from a source
     the drawing of water from the well
    the drawing of water from the well
  • players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots  ( drawing, lottery )
    players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots


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