force-draft

/fawrs"draft", -drahft", fohrs"-/, v.t.
1. to draft (a law, proposal, or the like) quickly or under extreme pressure: The committee must force-draft a code of ethics to present to the meeting tomorrow.
2. to cause to proceed at full speed or intensity.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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