mechanical drawing


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mechanical drawing

n.
1. Drafting.
2. A drawing, such as an architect's plans, that enables measurements to be interpreted.

mechanical drawing

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a drawing to scale of a machine, machine component, architectural plan, etc, from which dimensions can be taken for manufacture

mechan′ical draw′ing


n.
drawing, as of machinery, done with the aid of rulers, scales, compasses, etc.
[1885–90]

mechanical drawing

- One made with scales, rulers, and compasses.
See also related terms for scales.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mechanical drawing - scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,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 blueprintsmechanical drawing - the craft of drawing blueprints  
craft, trade - the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
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Ah, how few of them are in the dim mechanical drawing, and how many in the mind with which I regard it!
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Taking in elements of art and design, mechanical drawing has become an interest for the younger Absher, his father said, and he praised Parks.
The course included freehand and mechanical drawing. To this day, she practices her strokes.
Ross also built a mechanical drawing machine she can control using an app.
As a child, Joy developed his sketches into models of ships and engines and he later studied mechanical drawing at college.
Taking away programs such as music, art, industrial arts, mechanical drawing and many other "extras" necessary for a well-rounded school year.
The global market for 3D CAD can be classified on the basis of type into 3D mechanical drawing, 3D mold, and 3D drawing software.
John studied mechanical drawing at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology in Boston.
"I would go in after school and do mechanical drawing work.
He identifies Lucky Break #2, in the same year, as ending up in a Vocational Typing class when he transferred out of the Mechanical Drawing class to escape a creepy instructor.
"I liked all my subjects but when I was older my favourite subject was mechanical drawing."