Definition of bar chart in English:

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bar chart

(also chiefly North American bar graph)


A diagram in which the numerical values of variables are represented by the height or length of lines or rectangles of equal width: the bar chart shows sales on the left and cost of sales on the right
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  • The Importance Value Chart is a bar graph with each bar representing a specific system, subsystem, or component's contribution to the overall probability of an undesirable event.
  • The rates of transmission of the dominant markers from one generation to the next are illustrated in the bar graph and shown numerically below.
  • Each bar graph represents the average from three independent cultures; error bars indicate the standard deviation.
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