- bar graph
__noun__a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities•__Syn__: ↑bar chart•__Hypernyms__: ↑chart•__Hyponyms__: ↑histogram* * *

*noun** * *

a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustrate comparative costs, exports, birth-rates, etc. Also called**bar chart**.[1920-25]* * *

**bar chart**or**bar graph**nounA graph showing comparative quantities by means of rectangular blocks of varying proportional height• • •Main Entry: ↑bar————————**bar graph**see ↑bar chart above.• • •Main Entry: ↑bar* * *

a*graph*that represents different amounts or values as thick lines of different lengths__Thesaurus:__graphs, charts and diagrams_{hyponym}* * *

**bar graph**,= bar chart. (__Cf.__↑bar chart)* * *

*(also***bar chart**)__n.__a diagram in which the numerical values of variables are represented by the height or length of lines or rectangles of equal width* * *

__noun__,__pl__**⋯ graphs**[__count__]**:**a graph or chart that uses narrow columns of different heights to show and compare different amounts —*called also**bar chart** * *

**=**↑bar chart

*Useful english dictionary.
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**bar graph**— ➔ graph1 * * * bar graph UK US noun [C] GRAPHS & CHARTS ► BAR CHART(Cf. ↑bar chart) … Financial and business terms**bar graph**— Graph Graph (gr[.a]f), n. [See { graph}.] (Math.) 1. A curve or surface, the locus of a point whose co[ o]rdinates are the variables in the equation of the locus; as, a graph of the exponential function. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A diagram… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English**bar graph**— bar graphs N COUNT A bar graph is the same as a bar chart. [AM] … English dictionary**bar graph**— bar ,graph noun count a GRAPH that represents different amounts or values as thick lines of different lengths … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English**bar graph**— bar′ graph n. sta a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustrate comparative costs, exports, birthrates, etc • Etymology: 1920–25 … From formal English to slang**bar graph**— n. a graph in which the lengths of parallel bars are used to compare statistical frequencies, quantities, etc … English World dictionary**bar graph**— n a ↑bar chart … Dictionary of contemporary English**bar graph**— ► NOUN ▪ a bar chart … English terms dictionary**bar graph**— UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bar graph : singular bar graph plural bar graphs maths a graph that represents different amounts or values as thick lines of different lengths … English dictionary**bar graph**— graph which plots values in the form of horizontal bars … English contemporary dictionary