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scatter diagram

[′skad·ər ‚dī·ə‚gram]
(petrology)
(statistics)
A plot of the pairs of values of two variates in rectangular coordinates. Also known as scatter gram.

scatter diagram

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scattergram

a diagram produced on a graph to illustrate the relationship between two variables by indicating the values of these for each case in the sample. It may be a first stage in data analysis, allowing ‘eye-balling’ of the data to observe any association or CORRELATION between the variables.

scatter diagram

A graph plotted with dots or some other symbol at each data point. Also called a "scatter plot" or "dot chart."


A Scatter Diagram
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States with high tax rates in 1960 tended to have high tax Fates in 2005 as well (the scatter plot lines up roughly along an upward-sloping line).
There is no limit, multiple time components can be included in a single scatter plot.
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Since the scatter plot for the APTT indicated a constant proportional bias, future work to perform regression analysis on a larger validation series would be required.
Scatter plot of number of practice sessions versus participant performance (improvement of latency period and treatment time) was used to characterise the learning curve for each SAE scenario.
The scatter plot illustrates that the correlation between SRC and TRC for the GWI was significant (Figure 2).
Species scatter plot: Species scatter plots were drawn separately for all zones and the results illustrated that organic matter and electrical conductivity had great influence on the propagation of plants species found in zone-I (Figure 2).
Caption: Figure 3: Scatter plot showing correlation between serum magnesium and fasting blood sugar in the study groups [Negative correlation; Correlation coefficient r = -0.
The results of the scatter plot graph by each elec- trode after radiofrequency ablation for related fac- tors, after Pearson correlation analysis showed that R-squared (R2) was 0.