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graph paper

paper printed with a pattern of straight or curved lines, especially a grid of small squares, for plotting or drawing graphs and curves.
Origin of graph paper
1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for graph paper
  • Using graph paper, have the student construction teams draw plans for their new town.
  • Take a piece of white graph paper that has been cross-hatched into little squares.
  • Make a sketch of your dimension using the graph paper.
  • To visualize this, imagine that you're writing on a huge sheet of graph paper.
  • He didn't get farther than creating level maps on graph paper.
  • Begin any beadwork by drawing a full color pattern on graph paper.
  • Transformations will be drawn and labeled on graph paper.
  • On another sheet of graph paper draw a box for each wall.
  • Using the squares on the graph paper and the original diagram, carefully complete the drawing by adding or erasing lines.
  • Using the graph paper, make a graph of temperature versus time for each thermometer.
British Dictionary definitions for graph paper

graph paper

paper printed with intersecting lines, usually horizontal and vertical and equally spaced, for drawing graphs, diagrams, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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