Graph definition

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A diagram showing the relationship of quantities, especially such a diagram in which lines, bars, or proportional areas represent how one quantity depends on or changes with another.
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A diagram, as a curve, broken line, or series of bars, representing various kinds of quantitative information and relationships, such as the successive changes in a variable quantity or quantities.
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A written character that represents a vowel, consonant, syllable, word, or other expression and that cannot be further analyzed.
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The definition of a graph is a diagram showing the relationships between two or more things.

An example of graph is a pie chart.

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A curve or line showing a mathematical function or equation, typically drawn in a Cartesian coordinate system. The graph of the function y = x2 is a parabola.
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Something that writes or records.

Telegraph.

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To put in the form of, or represent by, a graph.
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A curve or surface showing the values of a function.
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Graph is defined as to create a diagram that shows a relationship between two or more things.

An example of graph is to create a series of bars on graphing paper.

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A diagram consisting of nodes and links and representing logical relationships or sequences of events.
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A writing-system unit which may be a representation of a phoneme, a syllable, etc.
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Something written, drawn, or recorded.

Monograph.

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A diagram displaying data; in particular one showing the relationship between two or more quantities, measurements or indicative numbers that may or may not have a specific mathematical formula relating them to each other.
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(mathematics) A diagram displaying data, in particular one showing the relationship between two or more variables; specifically, for a function , the set of all tuples .
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(graph theory) An ordered pair , where is a set of elements called vertices (nodes) and is a set of pairs of elements of , called edges; informally, a set of vertices together with a set edges that join these vertices.
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To draw a graph.
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Any of the possible forms of a grapheme.
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(mathematics) To draw a graph of a function.
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A diagram that exhibits a relationship, often functional, between two sets of numbers as a set of points having coordinates determined by the relationship.
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A pictorial device, such as a pie chart or bar graph, used to illustrate quantitative relationships.
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To represent by a graph.
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Something written or drawn.

Monograph.

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The spelling of a word.
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To plot (a function) on a graph.
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An instrument for writing, drawing, or recording.

Seismograph.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
graph
Plural:
graphs

Origin of graph

  • Gr -graphos < graphein: see graphic

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • French -graphe from Late Latin -graphus from Greek -graphos from graphein to write gerbh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Greek graphē writing graphic

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Short for graphic formula

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Shortening of graphic formula.

    From Wiktionary