Usage examples for diagram

  1. The diagram shows besides that the deepest channel is quite close to the coast of the Chukch Peninsula, and that that channel contains a mass of cold water, which is separated by a ridge from the warmer water on the American side. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  2. Compare epigraph, epigram, photographic, phosphorus, graph, diagram. – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore
  3. He and the laird of Glenfernie sat by the table and with pen and paper made a diagram of escape. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  4. You would like to see, I don't doubt, how we sit at the table, and I will help you by means of a diagram which shows the present arrangement of our seats. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  5. The above simple diagram shows that as this distance is to the diameter of the moon, so is the height of the sun- tipped mountain to the aforesaid distance. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  6. For the convenience of my readers I give a diagram of Lord and Lady Wilmersley's apartments. – Who? by Elizabeth Kent
  7. But a diagram is not absolutely necessary. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  8. According to the diagram, in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  9. But every morning afterwards he had been weighed afresh, and on the wall at the foot of the bed had been hung the diagram indicating the daily difference of weight. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  10. When we have to represent, on the same Diagram, Propositions, of which some begin with " Some" and others with " No", we represent the negative ones first. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  11. On the same scale as the radius the diagram shows the highest mountains and the deepest ocean. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  12. The object of my first visit a little while ago was to forestall your turning the diagram over to the Weasel. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  13. Each team is divided into two lines, which stand facing each other, as shown in the diagram. – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  14. Plutonic and sedimentary formations, diagram of. – The Student's Elements of Geology by Sir Charles Lyell
  15. Following the diagram of levels was a most informing chart arranged like a huge multiplication table. – City of Endless Night by Milo Hastings
  16. In the following diagram we have the proportion of rays transmitted by the three different glasses, red, green, and blue, in terms of the unabsorbed spectrum. – Colour Measurement and Mixture by W. de W. Abney
  17. When at last, by signs and such native words as she knew, she indicated to her native friends that she was ready to return to East Cape, they stared at her in astonishment and indicated by a diagram on the snow that they were now at a point three days' journey from that town and that none of them expected to return before the moon was again full. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell