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scatterplotnoun [C]

/ˈskæt.ə.plɒt/  us   /ˈskæt̬.ɚ.plɑːt/ (also scatter diagram us   )
a ​graph in which each ​markrepresents a ​pair of ​valuesrelating two sets of data (= ​numbers)drawn on a coordinateplane (= ​area with ​vertical and ​horizontalmeasures)
(Definition of scatterplot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scatterplotnoun [C]

 us   /skæt̬·ərˌplɑt/ (also scatter diagram,  us   /skæt̬·ərˌdɑɪ·əˌɡræm/ )
mathematics a ​graph in which each ​markrepresents a ​pair of ​valuesrelating two sets of ​data (= ​numbers)drawn on a ​coordinateplane (= ​area with ​vertical and ​horizontalmeasures)
(Definition of scatterplot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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