(also bar chart)
nounchiefly North American
A diagram in which the numerical values of variables are represented by the height or length of lines or rectangles of equal width.
- The height of the columns varied, allowing the work to appear like a meandering bar graph.
- However, we really need to look a bit more closely at the bar graph.
- By now, they should all have made a simple bar graph.
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