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chart

[ chahrt ]
/ tʃɑrt /
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noun

verb (used with object)

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Idioms for chart

    off the charts, greatly exceeding the general level or average: Demand for the new phone is off the charts.Also off the chart .

Origin of chart

1565–75; from Middle French charte, from Latin c(h)arta;see charta

synonym study for chart

3. See map.

OTHER WORDS FROM chart

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chart

charted , chartered

Definition for chart (2 of 2)

chart.

abbreviation

(in prescriptions) a paper.

Origin of chart.

From the Latin word charta
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British Dictionary definitions for chart

chart
/ (tʃɑːt) /

noun

verb

Derived forms of chart

chartable, adjective

Word Origin for chart

C16: from Latin, from Greek khartēs papyrus, literally: something on which to make marks; related to Greek kharattein to engrave
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Medical definitions for chart

chart
[ chärt ]

n.

A recording, in tabular form, of clinical data relating to a case.
A group of symbols of graduated size for measuring visual acuity.
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