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flow diagram

a diagram composed of blocks connected by arrows representing steps in a process such as decision analysis.
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flow di·a·gram

(flō dī'ă-gram)
A diagram composed of blocks connected by arrows representing steps in a process such as decision analysis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The products of the analysis model, namely the 7-Minute Drill Matrix, Information Flow Diagram, Staff Matrix and Battle Rhythm Event Schedule, serve as both assessment and management tools.
In their entry on 'Circular flow diagrams', Backhouse and Giraud first examine the diagram as it is presented in contemporary textbooks; they then discuss its association with Keynesian economics (particularly its 'hydraulic' form) as represented by Samuelson's famous textbook, by the curious 'Phillips machine', and as modified in Lipsey's influential 1963 text, Introduction to Positive Economics.
It was also hypothesized that adjunct questions inserted after the science flow diagrams would stimulate a selective review and convert recognition of previously processed material.
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Some editors believe that they ask too much from authors if they require a STARD checklist and flow diagram, whereas others feel that such a requirement may be the solution to improving the completeness of reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies.
The main criteria of this project are the extremely compact design and the original flow diagram of the product; floor dimensions are 8 mt x 2 mt for machine maker, stacker and packaging.
Once at the correct section we are greeted in every single case with an easy to read flow diagram that, using a process of elimination, guides you to the exact page and fix for any individual problem.
Hammer CallFlow Designer freeware provides for call flow diagram creation that can be imported directly into CallMaster, which uses path generation technology to find paths through the application and test all application call flow objects.
The simple stock and flow diagram in Figure 2 shows the four fundamental concepts for modeling.
Quest says its Instance Monitor allows database administrators to view a graphical flow diagram, which illustrates the real-time rate data movement between database components such as storage, memory and database network traffic.
A typical work cycle flow diagram for our excavator is shown in Fig.