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draft

 [draft]
a potion or dose.

draft

(draft),
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.
Synonym(s): draught

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose.

draft

(draft)
1. A current of air in a confined space.
2. A quantity of liquid medicine ordered as a single dose. Also spelled draught.
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In 1992, State Department officials accessed information about Bill Clinton during rumors that he tried to renounce his citizenship to dodge the draft.
Nugent is not only a passionate champion of the Iraq War (he has suggested our only mistake is not using nuclear weapons), but he managed to dodge the draft during the Vietnam War by forgoing all forms of personal hygiene for a month before his physical, for which he showed up wearing clothes covered in urine and feces.
This is a lame excuse used by people trying to dodge the draft," the officer said.
From Time To Time: A Soldier's Story Of Life And The Vietnam War by Vietnam veteran Robert Newell, whose upbringing under an abusive father led him to volunteer for duty in Vietnam, in a time when most other young men sought to dodge the draft.
Three potential conscripts go to extreme lengths to dodge the draft at the height of the Vietnam War.