a graphic representation of bivariate data as a set of points in the plane that have Cartesian coordinates equal to corresponding values of the two variates.
(statistics) a graph that plots along two axes at right angles to each other the relationship between two variable quantities, such as height and weight
See scatter plot
noun 1. a shotgun
adjective 1. distributed or occurring here and there at irregular intervals; scattered. 2. straggling, as an assemblage of parts. 3. (of votes) cast in small numbers for various candidates. 4. distributing, dispersing, or separating. noun 5. a small, scattered number or quantity. 6. Physics. the process in which a wave or beam of particles is […]
noun 1. deep scattering layer. deep scattering layer noun, Oceanography. 1. a zone of biological origin within the ocean, at a depth of 900–1200 feet (270–360 meters), which scatters sounding echoes. deep scattering layer (dēp) See scattering layer. scattering layer A concentrated layer of marine organisms found in most oceanic waters that reflects and scatters […]