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histogram

 [his´to-gram]
a graph in which values found in a quantitative study are represented by lines or symbols placed horizontally or vertically, to indicate frequency distribution.
Leading causes of death in the United States, 1999.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

his·to·gram

(his'tō-gram),
1. A graphic columnar or bar representation to compare the magnitudes of frequencies or numbers of items.
2. Graphic representation of the frequency distribution of a variable, in which rectangles are drawn with their bases on a uniform linear scale representing intervals, and their heights are proportional to the values within each of the intervals.
[histo- + G. gramma, a writing]
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his·to·gram

(his'tō-gram)
A bar chart representing a frequency distribution; heights of the bars indicate degree of frequency.
[histo- + G. gramma, a writing]
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histogram

a diagram showing a frequency distribution by means of rectangular areas. See FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTION and Fig. 166 .
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

his·to·gram

(his'tō-gram)
Graphic columnar or bar representation to compare magnitudes of frequencies or numbers of items.
[histo- + G. gramma, a writing]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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