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diagram

noun [C] uk   /ˈdaɪ.ə.ɡræm/ us  
B1 a simple plan that represents a machine, system, or idea, etc., often drawn to explain how it works: The teacher drew a diagram showing how the blood flows through the heart.
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diagrammatic
adjective uk   /ˌdaɪ.ə.ɡrəˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
diagrammatically
adverb uk   /ˌdaɪ.ə.ɡrəˈmæt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
using diagrams: She explained the whole problem diagrammatically.
Translations of “diagram”
in Korean 도표…
in Arabic رَسْم بَياني, تَخْطيطي…
in French diagramme…
in Turkish şema, şekil, diyagram…
in Italian diagramma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圖,圖解,示意圖…
in Russian диаграмма…
in Polish schemat, diagram…
in Spanish diagrama…
in Portuguese diagrama…
in German das Schaubild…
in Catalan diagrama, esquema…
in Japanese 図…
in Chinese (Simplified) 图,图解,示意图…
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