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flow chart Syllabification: flow chart
Pronunciation: /ˈflō ˌCHärt/
(also flowchart or flow diagram)

Definition of flow chart in English:


1A diagram of the sequence of movements or actions of people or things involved in a complex system or activity.
Example sentences
  • After completing the flow chart, team members should solicit input from other people involved in the process or, if necessary, observe the process.
  • By now, everyone should be able to do a flow chart or a diagram describing the whole process.
  • We have an extensive flow chart specifically designed for fire evacuation (our biggest concern).
1.1A graphical representation of a computer program in relation to its sequence of functions (as distinct from the data it processes).
Example sentences
  • The model is given a graphic representation in a flow chart format.
  • I believe the main flaw of textbook TCM is the way it has apparently reduced the therapeutic process to something akin to a computer flow chart.
  • Should IA be done in a flow chart program or what?
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