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phrasal verb [transitive] [often passive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theydraft in
he/she/itdrafts in
present participledrafting in
past tensedrafted in
past participledrafted in
  1. to bring someone into a team or group of people in order to help them do something

    Extra police officers have been drafted in to search for evidence.

    draft someone into something:

    The coach has drafted two new players into the squad for the match.

See also main entry: draft

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