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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

di·a·gram

(dī'ă-gram),
A simple, graphic depiction of an idea or object.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

di·a·gram

(dī'ă-gram)
A simple, graphic depiction of an idea or object.
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Panelo claimed that the release of the diagrams would not have a chilling effect on free expression.
Referring to Diagram II-B, cut remaining band B into segments 6 1/2"-wide to make 12 unit 4's.
It means that diagram 8 is applied during the first step.
3 Referring to Diagram III-A, use stitch-and-flip to join gray B to end of red D as shown to make unit 5.
The matter element R = (, C, X) for evaluating the software quality was constructed in this paper, where T denotes the software class diagram to be evaluated, C denotes the evaluation indicator, and X denotes the corresponding magnitude of the evaluation indicator.
Since the same diagram contained multiple destinations, each participant had multiple records in each diagram.
One top chessmaster said: "Listen to the board, it will tell you what to do." Diagrams A and B both show positions from real games and illustrate a badly played opening (A) and well played opening (B).
High-Speed Train Operation Diagram Evaluation Indicators Based on Preferences of the Transportation Department.
No individual people, decision points, or technology is represented in the diagram. Of course, there are multiple levels of detail represented in the diagrams that are connected by a number associated with the activity.
And at the diagram's extreme lower left, Russell plotted a single faint, hot star.
Finland was hit hard by the crisis at the beginning of the 1990s, with real house prices plummeting 45 per cent from the end of 1989 to the end of 1995 (see Diagram 39).