schematization


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sche·ma·tize

 (skē′mə-tīz′)
tr.v. sche·ma·tized, sche·ma·tiz·ing, sche·ma·tiz·es
To express in or reduce to a scheme: a diagram that schematizes the creation and consumption of wealth.

[Greek skhēmatizein, to give form to, from skhēma, skhēmat-, form; see scheme.]

sche′ma·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.schematization - providing a chart or outline of a system
representation - an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent
2.schematization - the act of reducing to a scheme or formula
reduction, simplification - the act of reducing complexity
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