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A schematic diagram or illustration, usually in color, representing a biological process or molecule, presented either in a journal or in a lecture

cartoon

Medical communication A schematic diagram or illustration, usually in color, representation of a biological process or molecule, presented either in a journal or in a lecture. Cf 'Nettergram. '.
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Cartoonish media representatives have their place and I would more than welcome them to report when Walt Disney Enterprises finally open Disneyworld Northeast in Central Massachusetts.
These don't feel like the stunted, cartoonish offerings of even 10 years ago -- they're like movies with the gamer sitting in the director's chair.
The selection included ten "joke" paintings, their punch lines silk-screened on uninflected monochrome canvas, woven through cartoonish sketches, or drippily stenciled on somber neutral backgrounds; a few ink drawings, redrawn from the New Yorker; one "nurse" painting; and seven color photos from the "Upstate" series, 1995-99, most depicting a neglected item of suburban banality--an aboveground swimming pool, a basketball hoop, a median divider.
Doused with Vidal's rambling trademark wit, The Smithsonian Institution is a succession of cartoonish skits disguised as a narrative, and T.
Feld-trained protege Jassen Virolas scurries around madly on tippytoe as a cartoonish "Sheik of Araby.
The thrill was gone, and what remained was a cartoonish stain on her rump.
A few examples of what one might call "suggestive abstraction" provided short breaks in the lusty narrative but no relief from the show's insistent Pop beat: Paul Henry Ramirez's juicy blobs from the "Liquid Squeeze Series," 1996-98, dripped cartoonish drops, while Ruth Waldman's untitled work from 2004--a latticework of tender, multicolored living parts (testicles?
The movie is good-looking and technically proficient, but its simplistic, cartoonish style, one-size-fits-all plot resolution, and relentlessly feel-good treatment steamroll the complex issues it raises into pancake flatness--resulting in a comedy with a terminal case of the cutes.
When they weren't hunkered down on the yellow couch that occupied centerstage, staring vacantly at an invisible TV, the rambunctious crew from Dancers Unlimited were attacking the couch with cartoonish glee.
The multi-ethnic dolls, with cartoonish heads, trendy clothes and a grip of attitude, were an instant hit.
The same could be said for the cartoonish ink-and-watercolor fantasy drawings that Liu presented in the gallery's larger room.
Marin's brutality has a cartoonish ferocity that can be darkly humorous, painful or transcendent.