bar graph

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  1. a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustrate comparative costs, exports, birth-rates, etc.

Origin of bar graph

First recorded in 1920–25

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British Dictionary definitions for bar graph

bar graph

  1. a graph consisting of vertical or horizontal bars whose lengths are proportional to amounts or quantities: Also called: bar chart, bar diagram

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