drawing table


Definition of drawing table

: a table with a surface adjustable for elevation and angle of incline

Examples of drawing table in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Early prototypes of the phone that were sent to reviewers in 2019 had major issues, so Samsung cancelled the launch and went back to the drawing table. Eric Bangeman, Ars Technica, "2020’s 20 most-read stories on Ars Technica," 24 Dec. 2020 To do this, Cheung says agencies need to bring more diversity to the drawing table. Anne Quito, Quartz, "The push to redefine “good design” amid the Black Lives Matter movement," 24 June 2020

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First Known Use of drawing table

1706, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of drawing table was in 1706

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12 Jan 2021

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“Drawing table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drawing%20table. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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drawing table


English Language Learners Definition of drawing table

: a table that has a surface that can be raised up or down or turned to different angles and that is used for drawing

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