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Draw

To aim a firearm, or deadly weapon, at a particular target.

To prepare a written bill of exchange, Commercial Paper, draft, or negotiable instrument and place one's signature on it, creating a legal obligation under its terms. To write a document, such as a deed, complaint, or petition, including the essential information necessary to make it legally effective upon its execution by the designated parties.

To lawfully remove money from an account held in a bank, treasury, or other depository.

draw

v. 1) to prepare any document. 2) specifically to have prepared and sign a bill of exchange or check.

draw

(Attendance), noun frequence, level of attendance

draw

(Attraction), noun attractiveness, enticement, force, gravity, influence, magnetism, pull

draw

(Tie), noun dead heat, deadlock, impasse, standoff

draw

(Depict), verb delineate, describe, picture, represent, sketch

draw

(Extract), verb concentrate, condense, derive, pull, receive
See also: acquire, bait, bet, characterize, choose, copy, deadlock, delineate, depict, deplete, detail, educe, exhaust, extract, gain, inveigle, lottery, lure, motivate, portray, reap, receive, trace

draw

to write in due form. In relation to a BILL OF EXCHANGE, to draw a bill is to write it (draw it) in such a way that an unconditional order is addressed to another (the drawee).
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Bookies have also seen a flurry of bets after punters staked thousands on how many winners there could be in the draw.
About 200 different images to draw, including instructions for drawing planes, famous people, cars, flowers, animals, cartoon characters and more;
Yes, I will draw forever because I believe art is my life and cannot live without it.
That means Democrat Bill Bradley ("The way I draw him, he looks like a zucchini," Smith says) gets as much criticism as former Republican candidate Steve Forbes ("He looks like a vampire, like he just stepped in from the set of The Lost Boys.
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Loehr also urges that letters of credit not require as a condition to draw a certification from the landlord describing the basis for its claim under the letter of credit, whether a tenant defaults, fails to renew the letter of credit, or other reason.
5 million indicated they had refused a blood draw or chose not to receive a recommended injection at some point in their life.
MDO equipment can have an almost unlimited number of variables: the number and temperature of preheat rollers (two to a dozen or more); the type of roll heating (water, oil, or electric); the size of the gap between S-wrapped draw rollers (up to 2 in.
Burt was doing 'The Merv Griffin Show' down the street, and was supposed to walk over during a break so I could draw him,'' he said.
I can't put it in words, but I can attempt to draw it.
TORONTO -- Crystallex International Corporation (TSX:KRY)(AMEX:KRY) announced today that it has delivered a draw down notice to Azimuth Opportunity, Ltd.