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Draught, 1) the act of drinking at once (without taking breath), and that which is drunk at once: “a morning's d. of sack,” Wiv. II, 2, 153. “one d. above heat,” Tw. I, 5, 140. Wint. I, 2, 318. H6B II, 3, 74. Tim. I, 2, 49. IV, 3, 194. Hml. I, 4, 10. Oth. I, 1, 99.
2) the depth a vessel sinks in water: “for shallow d. and bulk unprizable,” Tw. V, 58.
3) a sink, a jakes: “sweet d., sweet quoth a! sweet sink, sweet sewer,” Troil. V, 1, 82. “drown them in a d.” Tim. V, 1, 105.
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