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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
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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)
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DRAW

(Direct Read After Write) Reading data immediately after it has been written to check for recording errors.
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On the PlayStation Blog, Jaffe said the Drawn to Death's limited player size was a way to control the game's pace.
The other Group B side are Russia, who have won three, drawn one and lost three.
Drawn to Sport promotes the need for an active fulfilled life, while encouraging drawing in all its variety."
The commercial process most commonly used in the manufacture of biaxially-drawn PET film involves three steps: 1) Amorphous, unoriented film is drawn longitudinally (in the machine direction) between sets of rolls, which is a constant force (CF) deformation; 2) The film is drawn in the transverse direction (orthogonal to the machine direction) at a constant extension rate (CER); 3) The film is heat set at temperatures in the region of 220[degrees]C to impart dimensional stability.
In addition, a letter of credit must clearly indicate where it may be drawn, including hours of operation (if limited) and other pertinent limitations on use, says Loehr.
It is so; but I do not want it to be drawn. All that this study of the ball is to teach the pupil, is the way in which shade gives the appearance of projection.
Not the imprint of the body itself most of the time, but the imprint of the pictograph, first drawn naively as a kind of folded mandorla that contained nothing but itself, and then multiplied in a fertility cult of the image as prolific as the mass culture of the mechanical reproduction with which it disseminates itself.
After heating, the upper and lower sheets are simultaneously vacuum drawn into top and bottom female molds.
The bugs are drawn going in the same direction; this controls our eye movement.
Already completed but far less polished is the crude sketch held by the rapscallion in a portrait by Giovanni Francesco Caroto in the 1520s [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 17 OMITTED].(58) Presumably this childish sketch was drawn by the boy himself, or at least Caroto intends the viewer to understand it as the boy's creation, comparable in this regard to Saint Luke's drawing in the Rogier.