Definition of Mechanical drawing

1. Noun. Scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,.

Generic synonyms: Drawing
Specialized synonyms: Horizontal Section, Vertical Section

2. Noun. The craft of drawing blueprints.
Exact synonyms: Drafting
Generic synonyms: Craft, Trade
Derivative terms: Draft

Lexicographical Neighbors of Mechanical Drawing

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mechanical device
mechanical digestion
mechanical drawing (current term)
mechanical energies
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mechanical pencil
mechanical pencils

Literary usage of Mechanical drawing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Cumulative Book Index by H.W. Wilson Company (1911)
"\V: F. Practical course in mechanical drawing for individual study and shop classes, trade and high schools. 500. 10. Popular mechanics. ..."

2. List of Subject Headings for Use in Dictionary Catalogs by American Library Association, Mary Josephine Briggs (1914)
"Drafting room practice Set aho Card system in business; Machine design; Mechanical drawing Drago doctrine Refer from Debts, Public; International law; ..."

3. Teachers College Record by Columbia University. Teachers College (1900)
"mechanical drawing may begin in the seventh grade and may continue through the high school course. In the seventh and eighth grades it may be made part of ..."

4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1872)
"Very few persons not being engineers know at all what mechanical drawing is. ... I must explain to some of my hearers what mechanical drawing is. ..."

5. Annual Report (1906)
"mechanical drawing mechanical drawing seems to be a part of every school ... One school, however, breaks the record in reporting mechanical drawing from the ..."

6. A Manual of Engineering Drawing for Students and Draftsmen by Thomas Ewing French (1918)
"The principles of geometry are constantly used in mechanical drawing, but as the geometrical solution of problems and construction of figures differs in ..."

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