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cartogram

[kahr-tuh-gram] /ˈkɑr təˌgræm/
noun
1.
a diagrammatic presentation in highly abstracted or simplified form, commonly of statistical data, on a map base or distorted map base.
Origin of cartogram
1885-1890
From the French word cartogramme, dating back to 1885-90. See carte, -o-, -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for cartogram

cartogram

/ˈkɑːtəˌɡræm/
noun
1.
a map showing statistical information in diagrammatic form
Word Origin
C20: from French cartogramme, from carte map, chart; see -gram
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