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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.

draught (draft),

n See draw.
draw (draft, draught),
n the taper or divergence of the walls of a preparation for insertion of a cemented restoration.
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Retired accountant Margaret Boschi, 73, has been treading the boards since a child, performing in draughty village halls to scant audiences.
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This week's crush Iam old enough to remember when these phones weren't retro or cool, they were just the only telephone in the house, and sat in a draughty hallway, waiting to ring.
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The council's choice offers us yet another wide open, draughty spot in an already draughty end of town.