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draughtsman

(US), draftsman
1. a person skilled in drawing
2. Brit any of the 12 flat thick discs used by each player in the game of draughts
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

draftsman

[′draf·smən]
(engineering)
An individual skilled in drafting, especially of machinery and structures.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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