self drawing

drawing

[draw-ing]
noun
1.
the act of a person or thing that draws.
2.
a graphic representation by lines of an object or idea, as with a pencil; a delineation of form without reference to color.
3.
a sketch, plan, or design, especially one made with pen, pencil, or crayon.
4.
the art or technique of making these.
5.
something decided by drawing lots; lottery.
6.
the selection, or time of selection, of the winning chance or chances sold by lottery or raffle.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English; see draw, -ing1

self-drawing, noun, adjective
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drawing (ˈdrɔːɪŋ)
 
n
1.  a picture or plan made by means of lines on a surface, esp one made with a pencil or pen without the use of colour
2.  a sketch, plan, or outline
3.  the art of making drawings; draughtsmanship

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drawing
c.1300, "pulling," in various senses, from draw. The picture-making sense is from 1520s.
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