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Synonyms for draft

Synonyms for draft

the act of drawing or pulling a load

an act of drinking or the amount swallowed

compulsory enrollment in military service

a preliminary plan or version, as of a written work

to enroll compulsorily in military service

to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

to devise and set down

Synonyms for draft

a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)

a preliminary sketch of a design or picture

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a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg

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any of the various versions in the development of a written work

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the depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded)

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a regulator for controlling the flow of air in a fireplace

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a dose of liquid medicine

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a large and hurried swallow

the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling

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draw up an outline or sketch for something

engage somebody to enter the army

make a blueprint of

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The draft targets manufacturing and manual handling operations, such as long term care facilities.
One member of our securities counsel team had the proverbial pencil -- the responsibility to mark changes and incorporate them in the revised draft.
For instance, a person's perception of the red color of a Santa Claus suit goes beyond simply seeing red; it emerges from the acuteness of his or her color vision, comparisons of the red suit with stored representations of other red items, and doubtless other red-related drafts in the brain.
The simultaneous introduction of O M Genuine Draft and O M Genuine Draft Light allows consumers to choose from two refreshing new beers to satisfy their taste for draft beer.
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Plus, this is a draft that is considered weak because a new rule that prevents high school players from coming directly to the NBA will be used.
Reported the April 4 San Francisco Chronicle: "'The argument for a draft is political hot air,' said Daniel Goure, a military analyst at the Lexington Institute, a Washington think tank that supports a smaller role for the federal government.
Significantly, however, the December 2002 draft legislation also contained proposals that were not expected, and threatened to adversely affect reorganizations of foreign affiliates occurring after that date.
Among other things, they don't reveal whether those who oppose the draft are more intense in their opinions (as one might expect they would be) than those who favor it Nevertheless, the polls do suggest that a majority of Americans are at least open to the idea of some sort of draft--more than supported the president's tax-cut-heavy economic plan in early February (46 percent), and more than supported a U.
The IASC's exposure draft is E52, Earnings Per share.
Baltimore, now president of Rockefeller University in New York City, acknowledged last week that the March 14 draft report raises serious questions about the veracity of Imanishi-Kari's data.
CHICAGO & LONDON -- Today, Fitch published its responses to comments received on two exposure drafts released in 2006 relating to the agency's global stochastic insurance capital model known as Prism.
8, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Draft Night, a digital draft board for fantasy football parties, now offers drafters the ability to make picks from any remote device.
Sure, Reggie Bush is a nice little ballplayer, but Houston general manager Charley Casserly says that Mario Williams, perhaps the next great pass rusher in the NFL, is also worthy of the top pick in the draft.