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onion diagram[′ən·yən ‚dī·ə‚gram]
A schematic diagram of a system that is composed of concentric circles, with the innermost circle representing the core, and all the outer layers dependent on the core.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
onion diagramA graphical representation of a system that is made up of concentric circles. The innermost circle is the core, and all outer layers are dependent on the core. See onion routing.
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