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diagram

 [di´ah-gram]
a graphic representation, in simplest form, of an object or concept, made up of lines and lacking any pictorial content.
Venn diagram a diagram representing logical relationships using circles.
 Venn diagram. This depiction of the interactions of host, parasite, and environment provides a framework for understanding infectious processes. From Copstead, 1995.

di·a·gram

(dī'ă-gram),
A simple, graphic depiction of an idea or object.

diagram

/di·a·gram/ (di´ah-gram) a graphic representation, in simplest form, of an object or concept, made up of lines and lacking pictorial elements.
vector diagram  a diagram representing the direction and magnitude of electromotive forces of the heart for one entire cycle, based on analysis of the scalar electrocardiogram.

di·a·gram

(dī'ă-gram)
A simple, graphic depiction of an idea or object.
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Therefore, this diagrammatic scale to assess downy mildew severity in grapevine is considerated to be a valuable tool for field surveys, epidemiological studies, and comparison among disease control methods.
This notion of 'drawings that work' is the leitmotif in a recent study by John Bender and Michael Marrinan, The Culture of Diagram, an examination of the role of diagrammatic expressions in eighteenth century France.
By providing a before-after comparison, they do however serve to demonstrate what Wuthrich identifies as the decisive conceptual advance brought along by Feynman diagrams: The effective isolation of the problematic parts of the theory (the appearance of infinite results had been plaguing calculations in quantum electrodynamics for two decades), made possible by reducing all physical processes to a few elementary building blocks in the diagrammatic representation.
Opie's work is concerned with depicting landscape and figures in a radicallysimplified, almost diagrammatic, style.
The authors conclude that calls could be reduced by explaining variations in normal bleeding, use of analgesics and making information available in diagrammatic form on an information sheet.
To facilitate the development of phonemic awareness, every student has a copy of the IPA for English and a diagrammatic cross-section of the face, showing the organs of speech (Wells & Colson, 1990 9th ed).
Glensor gave a thought provoking, diagrammatic presentation on health disparities and equity, which created very absorbing and challenging discussions.
In addition, the relatively unstructured format allows clients to relate their stories in a straightforward manner without having to adapt their narratives to fit a particular diagrammatic format.
Meanwhile, Feynman, then a professor at Cornell University, learned that his diagrammatic approach could more easily yield similar answers.
A GERMAN plastic packaging material manufacturer has won a case at the European Court of Justice (ECJ) enabling it to secure the European Union (EU)-wide registration of a diagrammatic trademark representing a bottle.