- a series of points, discrete or continuous, as in forming a curve or surface, each of which represents a value of a given function.
- Also called linear graph.a network of lines connecting points.
verb (used with object)
Origin of graph
Synonyms for graph
Origin of -graph
Related Words for graphchart
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Contemporary Examples of graph
Here's a key to understand the graph of accuracy: ● Lab: The polysomnograph, the benchmark for the other three.How I Finally Got to the Bottom of My Insomnia
June 26, 2014
He built a structure out of words on the graph paper just as he would a mini-house with his toys.The Crossword Puzzle Turns 100: The ‘King of Crossword’ on Its Strange History
December 21, 2013
It also draws a graph of how well you slept, which tells you whether that midnight snack was good for your sleep or not.These 3 Apps Will Help You Sleep Better, Feel Great, and Eat Well
December 18, 2013
He sees a big difference between the display ads that Facebook has now and the ones that could be integrated into Graph Search.
Because of the rich detail it provides, "Graph Search could be the stalker's utility of the millennium," he said.
Historical Examples of graph
Quite definitely and clearly, the graph looped down to zero.The Ultimate Weapon
John Wood Campbell
The graph looked as if a drunken caterpillar had been sketching on it.
For a while there was only the whining of the machines and the crazy doodling of the graph.
We have a picture, or graph, as we say, of how this plate current varies.
Then we would represent the story of this 60 cents by the graph of Fig. 61b.
Word Origin for graph
n combining form
Word Origin for -graph
1878, shortening of graphic formula (see graphic). The verb meaning "charted on a graph" is from 1889. Related: Graphed; graphing.
word-forming element meaning "instrument for recording; something written," from Greek graphe "writing," from graphein "to write, express by written characters," earlier "to draw, represent by lines drawn" (see -graphy).