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fine-drawn

[fahyn-drawn] /ˈfaɪnˈdrɔn/
adjective
1.
drawn out to extreme fineness or thinness.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40

fine-draw

[fahyn-draw] /ˈfaɪnˈdrɔ/
verb (used with object), fine-drew, fine-drawn, fine-drawing.
1.
Sewing. to sew together so finely that the joining is not noticeable.
2.
to draw out to extreme fineness, tenuity, or subtlety.
Origin
1725-35
Related forms
fine-drawer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for finedrawn

fine-draw

verb (transitive) -draws, -drawing, -drew, -drawn
1.
to sew together so finely that the join is scarcely noticeable
2.
to carry out the last drawing-out operation on (wire, tube, etc) to reduce its diameter

fine-drawn

adjective
1.
(of arguments, distinctions, etc) precise or subtle
2.
(of wire) drawn out until very fine; attenuated
3.
(of features) delicate or refined
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