plotter

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noun plot·ter \ˈplä-tər\

Definition of plotter

  1. :  one that plots: such asa :  a person who schemes or conspiresb :  a contriver of a literary plotc :  a device for plotting; specifically :  an instrument that graphs computer output

Examples of plotter in a sentence

  1. The police caught the plotters of the bank heist.

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First Known Use of plotter

1588


PLOTTER Defined for English Language Learners

plotter

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noun plot·ter \ˈplä-tər\

Definition of plotter for English Language Learners

  • : a person who secretly plans to do something illegal or harmful : someone who plots something

  • : a computer program or device that creates a graph or chart from information



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