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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An artist skilled at drawing; A skilled worker who draws plans of buildings or machines.

Usage examples (35)
  • Hamilton Burger called a draftsman who produced plans of the Kent residence.
  • Galileo the draftsman was a master of the Renaissance visual arts innovation of perspective, said art history professor Robert Williams.
  • I have to agree with eric here, 'draftsman' and 'illustrator' fit the bill to me although I can see where draftsman is too gender specific.
  • He has been called the draftsman of the for more
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