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2. A drawing, such as an architect's plans, that enables measurements to be interpreted.
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(Mechanical Engineering) a drawing to scale of a machine, machine component, architectural plan, etc, from which dimensions can be taken for manufacture
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drawing, as of machinery, done with the aid of rulers, scales, compasses, etc.
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mechanical drawing- One made with scales, rulers, and compasses.
See also related terms for scales.
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|Noun||1.||mechanical drawing - scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,|
drawing - a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines; "drawings of abstract forms"; "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"
horizontal section - a mechanical drawing of an object as if made by a plane cutting through it horizontally
vertical section - a mechanical drawing showing the interior of an object as if made by a vertical plane passing through it
|2.||mechanical drawing - the craft of drawing blueprints|
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