mechanical drawing


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mechanical drawing

a drawing to scale of a machine, machine component, architectural plan, etc., from which dimensions can be taken for manufacture
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mechanical drawing

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ′drȯ·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
Drawing with the aid of instruments.
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mechanical drawing

A precise drawing, produced with the aid of instruments, as compasses, triangles, T-squares, etc.
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