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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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Later, in [21], the DPF specification editor was extended with an editor for creating diagrammatic signatures facilitating the definition of userdefined predicates.
Un coup de Des uses diagrammatic features conspicuously.
At the time of the blend there is also a diagrammatic mapping from the blend to the form [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], assigning the meaning of 'hearing, or receiving sounds in the ear' or to the form [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 'questioning, inquiring, or putting sounds out of the mouth' by way of the grammatical metaphor of SPECIFICATION IS JUXTAPOSITION.
Throughout the history of urban planning, the idea expressed later by Daniel Burnham, that only noble diagram can capture men's minds, plays upon the diagrammatic as seminal.
Individuals who are nervous about sharing what is often a highly personal topic may desire a diagrammatic approach that deflects attention away from themselves and onto an inanimate object.
Isabelle Pantin's contribution, "L'illustration de livres d'astronomie a la Renaissance: l'evolution d'une discipline a travers ses images," is an informed excursus on the illustrations of astronomy books, from the small, diagrammatic images of early printed texts to the magnificent illustrations of Kepler and Galileo.
Applications include BioMine, a data-mining tool for analyzing DNA, as well as Diagrammatic Cell Language (DCL) and Visual Cell, Which enable researchers to engage in Large-scale cellular modeling.
Patterning, the diagrammatic, silhouette and line are combined and interwoven across the sheet of paper to create open and seemingly simple alignments in order to provoke and encourage dialogue.
But it is hard to see such clarity of structure in The Canterbury Tales as a whole, and the diagrammatic representations of that structure scattered throughout the book prompt bewilderment more often than ready assent.
The many figures and diagrammatic presentations are most helpful, evident of being classroom tested by the authors, who are seasoned seminary professors in missions.
Genealogical presentations use a space that is neither experiential nor geographic, but rather diagrammatic.
When Nielsen turns his attention to the close reading of individual poems--ranging from traditional metrics to the diagrammatic puzzles of concrete poetry-he turns in extraordinary performances.