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noun [C]  /skæt̬·ərˌplɑt/ (also scatter diagram,    /skæt̬·ərˌdɑɪ·əˌɡræm/) us  
mathematics a graph in which each mark represents a pair of values relating two sets of data (= numbers) drawn on a coordinate plane (= area with vertical and horizontal measures)
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