stick-drawing

stick figure

noun
a diagrammatic drawing representing a human or animal, usually made with one line each for the torso and appendages, and often a circle for the head.
Also called stick drawing.


Origin:
probably earlier than 1945–50

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stick figure

noun
drawing of a human or animal that represents the head by a circle and the rest of the body by straight lines 
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