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freehand

[free-hand] /ˈfriˌhænd/
adjective
1.
drawn or executed by hand without guiding instruments, measurements, or other aids:
a freehand map.
adverb
2.
in a freehand manner:
to draw freehand.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; free + hand
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  • Great for research highlighting, book marking plus freehand and/or typed notes.
  • The artisans who make this jacket create the pattern freehand as they guide the garment through a treadle-operated sewing machine.
  • It is then covered with patterns, whether freehand or traced, using various dyes.
  • freehand and mechanical lettering, copy-fitting, taking photographs and producing technical drawings.
  • Decoration of furniture was done both freehand and by stenciling.
  • Work is performed either on the drawing board or by means of a computer graphic system using freehand technique.

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