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English definition of “bar chart”

bar chart

noun [C]
 
 
( also bar graph) GRAPHS & CHARTS
a type of graph in which different amounts that are being compared are shown using rectangles that have different lengths but the same width: This bar chart shows each department's overheads in the last 12 months. →  Compare histogram
(Definition of bar chart from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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