tree diagram


noun

Mathematics, Linguistics. a diagram in which lines branch out from a central point or stem without forming any closed loops.

Nearby words

  1. tredecillion,
  2. tree,
  3. tree aster,
  4. tree creeper,
  5. tree cricket,
  6. tree ear,
  7. tree farm,
  8. tree fern,
  9. tree frog,
  10. tree fuchsia


Origin of tree diagram

First recorded in 1960–65

Also called tree.

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