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(1) A request that a lender advance funds under a construction or other future-advances loan.
(2) A periodic request by a contractor or subcontractor for a portion of the contract price for a job, usually according to the percentage of completion of the work and the cost of materials and labor.
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citizen would increase sharply under a new immigration fee structure drawing fire
from across the political spectrum.
PAUL CONRAD: DRAWING FIRE
by Barbara Multer-Wellin and Jeffrey Abelson
A new government Web site aimed at helping parents talk to their teens about sex and abstinence is drawing fire
from reproductive-rights advocates.
Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi on Tuesday chided Liberal Democratic Party Secretary General Tsutomu Takebe for repeatedly mentioning a possible snap election after drawing fire
from within the ruling party.