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Diagram

Diagram

1. (Science: geometry) a figure or drawing made to illustrate a statement, or facilitate a demonstration; a plan.

2. Any simple drawing made for mathematical or scientific purposes, or to assist a verbal explanation which refers to it; a mechanical drawing, as distinguished from an artistical one. Indicator diagram.

(Science: engineering) see indicator card, under indicator

Origin: gr, fr. To mark out by lines; through _ to draw, write: cf. F. Diagramme. See graphic.


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Pedigree Analysis Question

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ecosystem: assimilation, dissimilation, decomposers, etc.

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Year 11 Meiosis helpp!!!

I think I understand what you mean now, that diagram was really helpful. Thank you so much!

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Thu Oct 17, 2013 7:45 am
 
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