Definition of Venn diagram in English:

Venn diagram

Line breaks: Venn dia|gram
Pronunciation: /vɛn
 
/

noun

A diagram representing mathematical or logical sets pictorially as circles or closed curves within an enclosing rectangle (the universal set), common elements of the sets being represented by intersections of the circles.
More example sentences
  • For example, in proofs about sets, Venn diagrams provided a useful part of a concept image in some cases.
  • Create a Venn diagram mapping the common links and differences between the two genres.
  • As Gerald Corbett pointed to flow charts and Venn diagrams, he uttered one word which sent the Prime Minister's temper soaring.

Origin

early 20th century: named after John Venn (1834–1923), English logician.

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