**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 ,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** — noun a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities • Syn: ↑bar chart • Hypernyms: ↑chart • Hyponyms: ↑histogram * * * noun Etymology: bar ( … Useful english 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