Meaning of “histogram” in the English Dictionary

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"histogram" in American English

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histogram

/ˈhɪs·təˌɡræm/

a type of graph (= drawing) that shows how many items fall within each group

(Definition of “histogram” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"histogram" in Business English

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histogramnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhɪstəɡræm/ us GRAPHS & CHARTS

a type of graph that uses rectangles of different lengths, and often different widths, to show the number or rate of something within different ranges:

The allocation of labour to activities can be plotted as a histogram which will invariably show peaks and troughs.
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(Definition of “histogram” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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