Definition of mechanical drawing in English:

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mechanical drawing


1A scale drawing of a mechanical or architectural structure done with precision instruments.
Example sentences
  • Later, Leonardo da Vinci, who left a legacy of scientific and medical illustrations and mechanical drawings, may have been the first artist-engineer.
  • Educate yourself about construction if you're an architectural drafter, or manufacturing if you do mechanical drawings.
  • Microsoft rolled out their Tilt Wheel Technology with a raft of press releases, mechanical drawings and other fluff.
1.1 [mass noun] The action or process of making mechanical drawings.
Example sentences
  • We've been waiting three years for the department to sanction our application for an extension that would allow us to offer practical subjects like woodwork and mechanical drawing.
  • Sandeep specialises in mechanical drawing and drafting.
  • They shared interests in mechanical drawing and carpentry; their favourite school subject had been math, their least favourite, spelling.

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