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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.

draft,

n See draw.
References in classic literature ?
I can hardly imagine any occurrence which could have given me more genuine satisfaction than the receipt of this draft.
The receipt of this draft for ten thousand dollars, under all these circumstances, partially lifted a burden that had been pressing down upon me for days.
The rattle of the harness was the chink of money, and more drafts were honoured in five minutes than even Tellson's, with all its foreign and home connection, ever paid in thrice the time.
Poe's initial salary with the "Southern Literary Messenger," to which he contributed the first drafts of a number of his best-known tales, was $10 a week
For more than a week preparations were being made, rough drafts of letters to Nicholas from all the household were written and copied out, while under the supervision of the countess and the solicitude of the count, money and all things necessary for the uniform and equipment of the newly commissioned officer were collected.
In others, they had forwarded drafts on firms which had failed already, or which were about to fail, in the crisis.
Bank drafts for two millions," was his summing up, "and a thousand a day piling up from my claims.
A copy of the draft is available on OSHA's Web site at [less than]www.
The V-Process offers a variety of benefits, namely a smooth surface finish, excellent dimensional accuracy and zero draft.
Then we assigned individuals to draft different sections of the statement, using other prospectuses as guidance.
Da" corresponds to one draft of the experience, but another draft -- "ba" -- emerges if participants close their eyes during the screening, relying only on hearing, he asserts.
Research told us consumers are excited by the notion of a genuine draft product from Old Milwaukee," said Mark Steinberg, brand director.