noun drafts·man \ˈdraf(t)-smən, ˈdräf(t)-\
: a person whose job is to make drawings that will be used to make machines, buildings, etc.
: someone who writes an official or legal document (such as a law) based on the ideas that have been officially discussed
: an artist who draws well
: a person who draws plans and sketches (as of machinery or structures)
: a person who draws legal documents or other writings
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Examples of DRAFTSMAN
- Her use of color is not outstanding, but she is a first-rate draftsman.
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