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English definition of “draft”

draft

verb (PLAN)    /drɑːft/ US  /dræft/ UK
C1 to write down a document for the first time, including the main points but not all the details: Draft a proposal for the project and we can discuss it at the meeting.Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing to draw the plans for a new building, structure, machine, etc.: They hired an architect to draft the plans for their new home.
(Definition of draft verb (PLAN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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