Definition of scatter diagram in English:

scatter diagram

Line breaks: scat|ter dia|gram
Pronunciation: /ˈskatə ˈdʌɪəgram/
(also scatter plot)

noun

Statistics
  • A graph in which the values of two variables are plotted along two axes, the pattern of the resulting points revealing any correlation present.
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    • The scatter diagram for variables 1 and 2 shows a perfect positive relationship, which would have a Pearson's r correlation of + 1.
    • The scatter plot presented in the following chart does not show a linear pattern of the relationship between TOEFL score and Internet penetration.
    • The resulting two-dimensional representation is shown in the scatter plot as well as the box plot corresponding to the data distribution along the x axis.

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