## graph1

Syllabification: graphPronunciation: /graf
/

### noun

- 1A diagram showing the relation between variable quantities, typically of two variables, each measured along one of a pair of axes at right angles.More example sentences
- In fact, all the real values are already in the graph along the x axis also called the real axis.
- These personnel also undertook much of the preparation of the visual evidential aids such as isographs, histograms, graphs, bar charts, photographs, tables, as built programmes and overlays.
- You can chart variables on a graph and look at speed, power (a calculated estimate), temperature and altitude.

- 1.1
*Mathematics*A collection of points whose coordinates satisfy a given relation.More example sentences- Otherwise, the implication is that the use of coordinate graphs simply adds to the learner's syntactic translational problem.
- A directed graph is a collection of nodes and edges.
- Links on the Web and citation relations between scientific articles can both be described as mathematical graphs.

### verb

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- Plot or trace on a graph.More example sentences
- A frequency ranking of student graphing errors indicates that graphing problems are related to a combination of factors involving the software, the student, and the instruction.
- Specifically, we graphed a 3-day moving average of temperatures.
- The data is then graphed in an x - y comparison plot.

**plot**, trace, draw up, delineate

### Origin

late 19th century: abbreviation of *graphic formula*.

## More definitions of **graph**

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## graph2

Syllabification: graphPronunciation: /
graf/

### noun

*Linguistics*

- A visual symbol representing a unit of sound or other feature of speech. Graphs include not only letters of the alphabet but also punctuation marks.More example sentences
- The initial step is the conversion of the word sequences to a phoneme transcription graph.
- For example, many children's names contain trigraphs and digraphs and graphs that represent phonemes other than those taught as "the appropriate sound".
- In the present invention, the lexical graph has phoneme branches.

### Origin

1930s: from Greek *graphē* 'writing'.

## More definitions of **graph**

Definition of **graph**in:

- The British & World English dictionary
- The English Synonyms
- The US English Synonyms