scalogram

noun
sca·​lo·​gram | \ ˈskā-lə-ˌgram How to pronounce scalogram (audio) \

Definition of scalogram

: an arrangement of items (such as problems on a test or features of speech) in ascending order so that the presence or accomplishment of an item at one level implies the presence of or the capability to accomplish items at all lower levels

First Known Use of scalogram

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scalogram

scale entry 5 + -o- + -gram

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“Scalogram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scalogram. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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