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A group technique for solving problems, generating ideas, stimulating creative thinking, etc. by unrestrained spontaneous participation in discussion.
A means of judging. A standard, rule, or test by which something can be judged
1. A limit to a design process. Constraints may be such things as appearance, funding, space, materials, and human capabilities. 2. A limitation or restriction.
A systematic problem-solving strategy, with criteria and constraints, used to develop many possible solutions to solve a problem or satisfy human needs and wants and to winnow (narrow) down the possible solutions to one final choice.
An improvement of an existing technological product, system, or method of doing something.
A new product, system, or process that has never existed before, created by study and experimentation.
An idea that produces a similar idea or an enhanced idea.
A tangible artifact produced by means of either human or mechanical work, or by biological or chemical process.
A full-scale working model used to test a design concept by making actual observations and necessary adjustments.
A measurable extent, such as the three principal dimensions of an object is width, height, and depth.
A form of pictorial sketch in which all three drawing axes form equal angles of 120 degrees with the plane of projection.
A drawing which contains views of an object projected onto two or more orthographic planes.
A form of pictorial in which an object is represented as true width and height, but the depth can be any size and drawn at any angle.
A method of representing three-dimensional objects on a plane having only length and breadth. Also referred to as Right Angle Projection
A form of pictorial sketch in which vanishing points are used to provide the depth and distortion that is seen with the human eye.
1. The relationship of one thing to another in size, amount, etc. 2. Size or weight relationships among structures or among elements in a single structure.