Definition of block diagram in English:

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block diagram

Pronunciation: /bläk ˈdīəˌɡram/


A diagram showing in schematic form the general arrangement of parts or components of a complex system or process, such as an industrial apparatus or an electronic circuit.
Example sentences
  • Figure 3 presents the block diagram of the MAP processor.
  • After all, when you want a computer to do something for you, you punch it in through the keyboard, rather than re-designing the microprocessor from a block diagram.
  • Figure 18 shows task priority in a control system block diagram.

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Syllabification: block di·a·gram

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