- bar chart
- bar chartsN-COUNTA bar chart is a graph which uses parallel rectangular shapes to represent changes in the size, value, or rate of something or to compare the amount of something relating to a number of different countries or groups. [mainly BRIT](in AM, use bar graph)
The bar chart below shows the huge growth of UK car exports over the past few years.
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bar chart — n. BAR GRAPH * * * … Universalium
bar chart — also bar graph n a picture of boxes of different heights, in which each box represents a different amount or quantity … Dictionary of contemporary English
bar chart — bar′ chart n. sta bar graph … From formal English to slang
bar chart — (also bar graph) ► NOUN ▪ a diagram in which different quantities are represented by rectangles of varying height … English terms dictionary
bar chart — n. BAR GRAPH … English World dictionary
Bar Chart — [engl.], Balkendiagramm … Universal-Lexikon
bar chart — noun a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities • Syn: ↑bar graph • Hypernyms: ↑chart • Hyponyms: ↑histogram * * * noun Etymology: bar ( … Useful english dictionary
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bar chart — A chart that graphs the high, low, and settlement prices for a specific trading session over a given period of time. Chicago Board of Trade glossary A graphic representation of price movement disclosing the high, low, close, and sometimes the… … Financial and business terms
Bar Chart — A style of chart used by some technical analysts, on which, as illustrated below, the top of the vertical line indicates the highest price a security traded at during the day, and the bottom represents the lowest price. The closing price is… … Investment dictionary