maths the graphed values of a function of more than one variable, read from an ordinate at points located by the intersection of curves of constant values of each of the variables
What Camp Is … And What Camp Isn’tThe word camp can be hard to pin down ... so what is it and where did it come from?
The Most Notorious Nicknames In HistoryNicknames are usually cute endearments we give to friends or loved ones. But sometimes, we attribute nicknames to infamous figures of notoriety. Think "Ivan the Terrible" or "The Butcher of Bosnia" or Vlad the Impaler." Here are the most notorious nicknames in history.
Word Origin for carpet plot
C20: from the shape of the graph, thought to resemble a flying carpet
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