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data flow diagram[′dad·ə ¦flō ‚dī·ə‚gram]
A chart that traces the movement of data in a computer system and shows how the data is to be processed, using circles to represent data. Also known as bubble chart; system flowchart.
Data Flow Diagram (programming)
A graphical notation used to describe how data
flows between processes in a system. Data flow diagrams are
an important tool of most structured analysis
data flow diagramA description of data and the manual and machine processing performed on the data as it moves and changes from one stage to the next. It also includes the locations where the data are placed in permanent storage (disk, tape, etc.).
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It contains a suite of design intent capture tools, including intelligent HDL text editing, graphic finite state machine descriptions and dataflow diagrams
that allow the designer to express and manage all aspects of design intent in the most natural and intuitive form.