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draw

1. US and Canadian a small natural drainage way or gully
2. a defect found in metal castings due to the contraction of the metal on solidification

draw

[drȯ]
(engineering)
To haul a load.
(metallurgy)
A fissure or pocket in a casting formed when the supply of molten metal is inadequate during solidification.
To remove a pattern from a foundry flask.
(mining engineering)
To remove timber supports, allowing overhanging coal to fall down for collection.
To allow ore to run down chutes from stopes, chambers, or ore bins.
To collect broken coal in trucks.
To hoist coal, rock, ore, or other materials to the surface.
The horizontal distance to which creep extends on the surface beyond the stopes.

DRAW

[drȯ]
(computer science)

DRAW

(Direct Read After Write) Reading data immediately after it has been written to check for recording errors.
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Senior quarterback Drew Goodrich drove them downfield before Desjardins broke away for 27 yards up the middle on a draw play.
The Cubs drove to the Indians 28 but turned the ball over trying a sneaky slip draw play.
For example, a linebacker who drops back into a zone defensive position upon perceiving a visual pass key and is then burned on a draw play, will require more specific information to correct the miscue.