Plotnoun

(authorship) The course of a story, comprising a series of incidents which are gradually unfolded, sometimes by unexpected means.

Graphnoun

A data chart (graphical representation of data) intended to illustrate the relationship between a set (or sets) of numbers (quantities, measurements or indicative numbers) and a reference set, whose elements are indexed to those of the former set(s) and may or may not be numbers.

Plotnoun

An area or land used for building on or planting on.

Graphnoun

(mathematics) A set of points constituting a graphical representation of a real function; (formally) a set of tuples $(x\_1,\; x\_2,\; \backslash ldots,\; x\_m,\; y)\backslash in\backslash R^\{m+1\}$, where $y=f(x\_1,\; x\_2,\; \backslash ldots,\; x\_m)$ for a given function $f:\; \backslash R^m\backslash rightarrow\backslash R$.

Plotnoun

A graph or diagram drawn by hand or produced by a mechanical or electronic device.

Graphnoun

(graph theory) (formally) An ordered pair of sets $(V,E)$, where the elements of $V$ are called vertices or nodes and $E$ is a set of pairs (called edges) of elements of $V$; (less formally) a set of vertices (or nodes) together with a set of edges that connect (some of) the vertices.

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Plotnoun

A secret plan to achieve an end, the end or means usually being illegal or otherwise questionable.

âThe plot would have enabled them to get a majority on the board.â; âThe assassination of Lincoln was part of a larger plot.â;

Graphnoun

(topology) A topological space which represents some graph (ordered pair of sets) and which is constructed by representing the vertices as points and the edges as copies of the real interval [0,1] (where, for any given edge, 0 and 1 are identified with the points representing the two vertices) and equipping the result with a particular topology called the graph topology.

Plotnoun

Contrivance; deep reach thought; ability to plot or intrigue.

Graphnoun

A morphism $\backslash Gamma\_f$ from the domain of $f$ to the product of the domain and codomain of $f$, such that the first projection applied to $\backslash Gamma\_f$ equals the identity of the domain, and the second projection applied to $\backslash Gamma\_f$ is equal to $f$.

Plotnoun

Participation in any stratagem or conspiracy.

Graphnoun

A graphical unit on the token-level, the abstracted fundamental shape of a character or letter as distinct from its ductus (realization in a particular typeface or handwriting on the instance-level) and as distinct by a grapheme on the type-level by not fundamentally distinguishing meaning.

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Plotnoun

A plan; a purpose.

Graphverb

(transitive) To draw a graph.

Plotverb

(transitive) To conceive (a crime, etc).

âThey had plotted a robbery.â;

Graphverb

To draw a graph of a function.

Plotverb

(transitive) To trace out (a graph or diagram).

âThey plotted the number of edits per day.â;

Graphnoun

A curve or surface, the locus of a point whose coördinates are the variables in the equation of the locus; as, a graph of the exponential function.

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Plotverb

(transitive) To mark (a point on a graph, chart, etc).

âEvery five minutes they plotted their position.â;

Graphnoun

A diagram symbolizing a system of interrelations of variable quantities using points represented by spots, or by lines to represent the relations of continuous variables. More than one set of interrelations may be presented on one graph, in which case the spots or lines are typically distinguishable from each other, as by color, shape, thickness, continuity, etc. A diagram in which relationships between variables are represented by other visual means is sometimes called a graph, as in a bar graph, but may also be called a chart.

Plotverb

(intransitive) To conceive a crime, misdeed, etc.

âThey were plotting against the king.â;

Graphnoun

a drawing illustrating the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes

Plotnoun

A small extent of ground; a plat; as, a garden plot.

Graphverb

represent by means of a graph;

âchart the dataâ;

Plotnoun

A plantation laid out.

Graphverb

plot upon a graph

Plotnoun

A plan or draught of a field, farm, estate, etc., drawn to a scale.

Plotnoun

Any scheme, stratagem, secret design, or plan, of a complicated nature, adapted to the accomplishment of some purpose, usually a treacherous and mischievous one; a conspiracy; an intrigue; as, the Rye-house Plot.

âI have overheard a plot of death.â; âO, think what anxious moments pass betweenThe birth of plots and their last fatal periods!â;

Plotnoun

A share in such a plot or scheme; a participation in any stratagem or conspiracy.

âAnd when Christ saith, Who marries the divorced commits adultery, it is to be understood, if he had any plot in the divorce.â;

Plotnoun

Contrivance; deep reach of thought; ability to plot or intrigue.

Plotnoun

A plan; a purpose.

Plotnoun

In fiction, the story of a play, novel, romance, or poem, comprising a complication of incidents which are gradually unfolded, sometimes by unexpected means.

âIf the plot or intrigue must be natural, and such as springs from the subject, then the winding up of the plot must be a probable consequence of all that went before.â;

Plotverb

To make a plot, map, pr plan, of; to mark the position of on a plan; to delineate.

âThis treatise plotteth down Cornwall as it now standeth.â;

Plotverb

To form a scheme of mischief against another, especially against a government or those who administer it; to conspire.

âThe wicked plotteth against the just.â;

Plotverb

To contrive a plan or stratagem; to scheme.

âThe prince did plot to be secretly gone.â;

Plotverb

To plan; to scheme; to devise; to contrive secretly.

Plotnoun

a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal);

âthey concocted a plot to discredit the governorâ; âI saw through his little game from the startâ;

Plotnoun

a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation;

âa bean plotâ; âa cabbage patchâ; âa briar patchâ;

Plotnoun

the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.;

âthe characters were well drawn but the plot was banalâ;

Plotnoun

a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object

Plotverb

plan secretly, usually something illegal;

âThey plotted the overthrow fo the governmentâ;

Plotverb

make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows how things work or how they are constructed

Plotverb

make a plat of;

âPlat the townâ;

Plotnoun

a plan made in secret by a group of people to do something illegal or harmful

âthere's a plot to overthrow the governmentâ;

Plotnoun

the main events of a play, novel, film, or similar work, devised and presented by the writer as an interrelated sequence

âthe plot consists almost entirely of a man and woman falling in loveâ; âhe outlined his idea for a movie plotâ;

Plotnoun

a small piece of ground marked out for a purpose such as building or gardening

âa vegetable plotâ;

Plotnoun

a graph showing the relation between two variables.

Plotnoun

a diagram, chart, or map.

Plotverb

secretly make plans to carry out (an illegal or harmful action)

âthe two men are serving sentences for plotting a bomb campaignâ; âbrother plots against brotherâ;

Plotverb

devise the sequence of events in (a play, novel, film, or similar work)

âin a crime story you have to plot carefully to achieve the surprise at the endâ; âshe would plot a chapter as she droveâ;

Plotverb

mark (a route or position) on a chart

âhe started to plot lines of ancient sitesâ;

Plotverb

mark out or allocate (points) on a graph

âthe dependent variable's points are plotted on the Y axisâ;

Plotverb

make (a curve) by marking out a number of points on a graph

âa cooling curve is plotted and the freezing point determinedâ;

Plotverb

illustrate by use of a graph

âit is possible to plot fairly closely the rate at which recruitment of girls increasedâ;