[his-tuh-gram] /ˈhɪs təˌgræm/
a graph of a frequency distribution in which rectangles with bases on the horizontal axis are given widths equal to the class intervals and heights equal to the corresponding frequencies.
a statistical graph that represents the frequency of values of a quantity by vertical rectangles of varying heights and widths. The width of the rectangles is in proportion to the class interval under consideration, and their areas represent the relative frequency of the phenomenon in question See also stem-and-leaf diagram
1891, from histo- + -gram.
[hi-stog-ruh-fee] /hɪˈstɒg rə fi/ noun, plural histographies. 1. a treatise on or description of organic tissues.
[his-toid] /ˈhɪs tɔɪd/ adjective 1. Pathology. resembling normal tissue in structure. 2. similar to or derived from one kind of tissue. /ˈhɪstɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling normal tissue 2. composed of one kind of tissue histoid his·toid (hĭs’toid’) or his·ti·oid (hĭs’tē-oid’) adj. Resembling the structure of one of the tissues of the body. Used of the […]
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