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histogram

noun his·to·gram \ˈhis-tə-ˌgram\

Definition of HISTOGRAM

:  a representation of a frequency distribution by means of rectangles whose widths represent class intervals and whose areas are proportional to the corresponding frequencies

Origin of HISTOGRAM

Greek histos mast, web + English -gram
First Known Use: 1891

histogram

noun his·to·gram \ˈhis-tə-ˌgram\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HISTOGRAM

:  a representation of a frequency distribution by means of rectangles whose widths represent class intervals and whose heights represent corresponding frequencies

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