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English definition of “draw sth off”

draw sth off

phrasal verb with draw     /drɔː/ US  /drɑː/ verb (drew, drawn)
to remove a small amount of liquid from a larger amount , especially by allowing it to flow through a pipe : She drew off a little of her home-made wine just to taste .Taking and choosing
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