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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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Of course it's difficult to say with certainty that the figure was intended as a caricature, particularly since Colescott's style already hewed so close to the cartoonish; yet none of the figures caught in action in the midground seem treated to nearly the same degree of exaggeration.
In relevant remarks on Sunday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif lashed out at Netanyahu's remarks against Iran at the Munich Security Conference as "cartoonish circus".
Munich [Germany], Feb 18 ( ANI ): Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hits back at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by branding his speech at the Munich Security Conference (MSC) on Sunday as a "cartoonish circus."
"While the sketch provided by the witness may have appeared amateurish and cartoonish, it, along with the distinctive physical descriptors, jogged the memory of at least one investigator to provide a potential suspect name," Lancaster Bureau of Police officials said in a (https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/lbop/node/57727) Crime Watch blog post  Wednesday.
On the other hand, isn't there something grotesquely cartoonish about her rear?
Dave A full-on sensory assault, Robert Rodriguez's super-stylized noir is a visual feast of cartoonish carnage, inspired by Frank Miller's graphic novels.
Our crippled summer's sunflowers rise up twenty feet, so cartoonish here above the rot of cucumber and melon vines charred like nests of poisoned baby snakes.
But this is biographical melodrama in a Ken Russell-esque mode of over-the-top histrionics, albeit without that late helmer's distinctive visuals or touch of directorial madness; it's hectic, unsubtle, borderline cartoonish. It won't lose much in translation to the small screen, where its ermine-lined, sword-crossing passions will fit comfortably alongside costumed cable skeins.
In the art accompanying the novel and in the movie, Coraline and the other characters are depicted in a cartoonish fashion rather than realistically.
Instead, laughs came from Kath Howden's cartoonish tealady, Jamie Quinn's helium-toned Spanky and Scott Fletcher as Hector.
Cartoonish: In response to the Charlie Hebdo cartoon drawings of the Prophet, Tehran's House of Cartoons and the Sarcheshmeh Cultural Complex have decided to sponsor a cartoon contest on denying the Holocaust.