bar chart Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"bar chart" in British English

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bar chartnoun [C]

uk   us   (also bar graph)
a ​mathematicalpicture in which different ​amounts are ​represented by ​thinvertical or ​horizontalrectangles that have the same ​width but different ​heights or ​lengths
(Definition of bar chart from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bar chartnoun [C]

uk   us   (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 barchartshows each department's ​overheads in the last 12 months.
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(Definition of bar chart from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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