flow sheet

a diagram of the sequence of operations in a computer program or an accounting system
Syn: ↑flow chart, ↑flowchart, ↑flow diagram
Hypernyms: ↑multidimensional language

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: flow chart; especially : one used of metallurgical or chemical processing

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flow chart, flow diagram or flow sheet noun
A chart pictorially representing the nature and sequence of operations to be carried out, eg in a computer program or an industrial process
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Main Entry:flow

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flow sheet,
a chart or diagram showing materials, operations, apparatus, and, sometimes, labor involved at various stages in a process, such as in manufacturing or construction.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • flow sheet — flow ,sheet noun count AMERICAN a FLOW CHART …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flow sheet — flow′ sheet n. flow chart • Etymology: 1910–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • flow sheet — n. FLOWCHART * * * …   Universalium

  • flow sheet — n. FLOWCHART …   English World dictionary

  • flow sheet — /ˈfloʊ ʃit/ (say floh sheet) noun → flow chart …   Australian English dictionary

  • flow sheet. — See flow chart (def. 1). [1910 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • flow sheet — noun (C) an American form of flow chart …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • flow sheet. — See flow chart (def. 1). [1910 15] …   Useful english dictionary

  • flow sheet — noun Date: 1912 flowchart …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • flow chart — picture also flow diagram, flow sheet ➔ chart1 * * * flow chart UK US (also flowchart) noun [C] (also flow diagram, also …   Financial and business terms

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