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English definition of “draw sth from sth”

draw sth from sth

phrasal verb with draw     /drɔː/ verb [T] (drew, drawn)
to get something from a particular place: The state with $2.7 billion to invest in university-based research is trying to draw matching funds from private-sector partners.
(Definition of draw sth from sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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