Definition/Meaning | Word/Phrase |
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graph using rectangular columns | bar chart , bar graph |

graph showing statistics in curve | bell-shaped curve |

(electronics) graph showing how a particular characteristic of a device varies with other parameters | characterisic function , characteristic curve |

graph numbers or measurements | coordinates |

line on a graph representing data | curve |

graph of an exponential function | exponential curve |

graph statistics shown in intervals | frequency distribution |

(electronics) a graph of frequency response with signal amplitude or gain plotted against frequency | frequency-response characteristic , frequency-response curve |

graph background | grid |

curve on geometric graph | hyperbola , parabola |

graph purporting to show the relation between tax rates and government income; income increases as tax rates increase up to an optimum beyond which income declines | Laffer curve |

graph of cumulative frequencies | ogive |

circular graph divided into sections | pie chart |

graph as circle divided up | pie chart |

graph, circular and divided into sections | pie chart |

graph flat section | plateau |

thermometer that records temperature variations on a graph as a function of time | thermograph , thermometrograph |

line on a graph indicating a statistical trend | trend line |

bottom point of business cycle or statistical graph | trough |

low point on graph | trough |

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