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draughtsman or draftsman (ˈdrɑːftsmən)
n , pl -men
1.  Also called (feminine): draughtswoman a person who practises or is qualified in mechanical drawing, employed to prepare detailed scale drawings of machinery, buildings, devices, etc
2.  Also called (feminine): draughtswoman a person skilled in drawing
3.  (Brit) US and Canadian equivalent: checker any of the 12 flat thick discs used by each player in the game of draughts
draftsman or draftsman
'draughtsmanship or draftsman
'draftsmanship or draftsman

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