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chart at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


chart at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1571, "map for the use of navigators," from M.Fr. charte "card, map," from L. charta (see card). The verb is from 1851. The M.Fr. form originally served for all senses in Eng., but after 14c. It. carta supplanted it for "playing card," etc.; while from 16c. Fr. charte became the accepted term for "map." ///

chart at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3S3 n [C] [Date: 1500-1600; Language: French; Origin: charte, from Latin charta 'piece of papyrus, document', from Greek chartes]//
1 information that is clearly arranged in the form of a simple picture, set of figures, graph etc, or a piece of paper with this information on it: diagram// --a chart showing last year's sales// --a weather chart// --the theatre's seating chart//
2 the charts: the lists, which come out weekly, of the most popular records// --Her new single went straight to number one in the pop charts .// --Brooks again topped the charts (=was the most popular) .// chart hit/success/star etc // --the Beatles' first chart hit//
3 a detailed map, especially of an area of the sea or the stars: bar chart, flow chart, pie chart//
chart 2 v [T]
1 to record information about a situation or set of events over a period of time, in order to see how it changes or develops: --Scientists have been charting temperature changes in the oceans.//
2 to make a plan of what should be done to achieve a particular result: --Each team was responsible for making its own decisions and charting its own course.//
3 to make a map of an area of land, sea, or stars, or to draw lines on a map to show where you have travelled: uncharted//

chart at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

197 Moby Thesaurus words for "chart":
Lambert conformal projection, Mercator projection,
Miller projection, adjust, aeronautical chart, alphabet, arrange,
art, astronomical chart, atlas, azimuthal equidistant projection,
azimuthal projection, blueprint, brouillon, card index,
cartographer, cartography, cartoon, cast, catalog,
catalogue raisonne, catch a likeness, celestial chart,
celestial globe, character, charactering, characterization,
characterize, choreography, chorographer, chorography,
climatic chart, codify, conic projection, contents, contour line,
contour map, conventional representation, coordinate, copy,
cylindrical projection, dance notation, delineate, delineation,
demonstration, dense, depict, depiction, depictment, design,
diagram, dope out, draft, drama, draw, drawing, ebauche, elevation,
esquisse, exemplification, figuration, figure, fix,
general reference map, globe, gnomonic projection, graph,
graphic scale, grid line, ground plan, hachure, harmonize,
heliographic chart, hieroglyphic, hit off, house plan,
hydrographic chart, ichnography, iconography, ideogram,
illustration, imagery, imaging, index, isoline, latitude, lay off,
lay out, layer tint, legend, letter, limn, limning, logogram,
logograph, longitude, map, map maker, map out, map projection,
mapper, mark off, mark out, meridian, methodize, musical notation,
normalize, notate, notation, organize, outline, paint, parallel,
pattern, photogrammetrist, photogrammetry, photomap,
phototopography, physical map, pictogram, picture, picturization,
picturize, plan, plat, plot, plot out, political map,
polyconic projection, portraiture, portray, portrayal,
prefigurement, presentment, print, printing, profile, project,
projection, rationalize, realization, register, regularize,
regulate, relief map, render, rendering, rendition, represent,
representation, representative fraction, road map, rough,
routinize, rub, scale, schema, schematize, scheme, score, script,
set out, settle, sinusoidal projection, skeleton, sketch,
sketch out, special map, standardize, syllabary, symbol, symbolize,
synchronize, systematize, tablature, table, table of contents,
tabulation, take a rubbing, terrain map, terrestrial globe,
thematic map, thumb index, topographer, topographic chart,
topography, trace, trace out, trace over, transportation map, tune,
tune up, weather chart, weather map, working drawing, write,

chart at Polish => English Of Explained:


chart at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, verb

1 [C] a page or sheet of information in the form of diagrams, lists of figures, etc:
a weather chart * a sales chart (= showing the level of a company's sales)

2 [C] a detailed map of the sea:
a naval chart

3 (the charts) [pl.] (especially BrE) a list, produced each week, of the pop music records that have sold the most copies:
'Two Tribes' went straight into the charts at number 1. * to top the charts (= to be the record that has sold more copies than all the others) * a chart hit
verb [VN]
1 to record or follow the progress or development of sb/sth:
The exhibition charts the history of the palace. * His job was to chart the progress of the spacecraft.
2 to plan a course of action:
She had carefully charted her route to the top of her profession.
3 to make a map of an area
Cook charted the coast of New Zealand in 1768.

CHART at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

s black with smoke * Go and wash your hands; they're absolutely black!
6 full of anger or hatred:
She's been in a really

Chart at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Chart \Chart\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Charted}.]
To lay down in a chart; to map; to delineate; as, to chart a

Chart \Chart\, n. [A doublet of card: cf. F. charte charter,
carte card. See {Card}, and cf. {Charter}.]
1. A sheet of paper, pasteboard, or the like, on which
information is exhibited, esp. when the information is
arranged in tabular form; as, an historical chart.

2. A map; esp., a hydrographic or marine map; a map on which
is projected a portion of water and the land which it
surrounds, or by which it is surrounded, intended
especially for the use of seamen; as, the United States
Coast Survey charts; the English Admiralty charts.

3. A written deed; a charter.

{Globular chart}, a chart constructed on a globular
projection. See under {Globular}.

{Heliographic chart}, a map of the sun with its spots.

{Mercator's chart}, a chart constructed on the principle of
Mercator's projection. See {Projection}.

{Plane chart}, a representation of some part of the
superficies of the globe, in which its spherical form is
disregarded, the meridians being drawn parallel to each
other, and the parallels of latitude at equal distances.

{Selenographic chart}, a map representing the surface of the

{Topographic chart}, a minute delineation of a limited place
or region.

chart at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

v 1: make a chart of; "chart the territory"
2: plan in detail; "Bush is charting a course to destroy Saddam
3: represent by means of a graph; "chart the data" [syn: {graph}]

n 1: a visual display of information
2: a map designed to assist navigation by air or sea

chart at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedia » dab=chart (disambiguation)|chart


From Inter: etyl » frm Inter: term » charte||lang=frm|card, map, from Inter: etyl » LL. Inter: term » charta||lang=la|paper, card, map, Inter: etyl » la ("papyrus, writing"), from Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » χάρτης||lang=grc|tr=khartes|papyrus, thin sheet


* Inter: audio » en-us-chart.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɑː(r)t


    Inter: wikipedia » Chart|Chart (graph)

  • Inter: en-nou » n
  • A map.
    1. A map illustrating the geography of a specific phenomenon.
    2. A navigator's map.
    3. A systematic non-narrative presentation of data.
    4. A tabular presentation of data; a table.
    5. A diagram.
    6. A graph.
    7. A record a patient's diagnosis, care instructions, and recent history.
    8. : I snuck a look at his chart. It doesnt look good.''
    9. A ranked listing of competitors, as of recorded music.
    10. : Theyre at the top of the charts again this week.''
    11. Inter: topolog » y A subspace of a manifold used as part of an atlas

      Derived terms

      Inter: rel-top » terms derived from chart (noun)

  • ancestral chart
  • bar chart
  • chart house
  • chartbook
  • charted
  • charticle
  • chartjunk
  • chartless
  • chartometer
  • chartroom
  • control chart
  • eye chart
  • flipchart
  • flow chart

  • Inter: rel-mi » d
    • music chart
    • org chart
    • organization chart
    • PERT chart
    • pie chart
    • psychrometric chart
    • record chart
    • spaghetti chart
    • star chart
    • step chart
    • wallchart
    • weather chart

    Inter: rel-botto » m


    Inter: trans-see » map
    Inter: trans-top » navigator's map
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|морска карта
    • Finnish: merikortti (1)
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Karte|f
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|carta|f
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|карта|f|tr=kárta

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Portuguese: carta náutica
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|hartă maritimă|f
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|морская карта|f|tr=morskája kárta
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|cairt|f, Inter: t- » gd|cairt-iùil|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » non-narrative presentation of data
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|диаграма|f, Inter: t+ » bg|графика|f
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|圖表|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|图表|tr=túbiǎo|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|graf|m
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|graphe|m
    • German: Diagramm {{n}}, Schaubild {{n}}
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|チャート|tr=chāto|sc=Jpan, Inter: t- » ja|図表|tr=ずひょう, zuhyō|sc=Jpan

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Khmer: Inter: t+ » km|តារាង|tr=taaraang|sc=Khmr
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|графикон|m|tr=grafikón, Inter: t- » mk|дијаграм|m|tr=díjagram
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|diagrama|m, Inter: t+ » pt|gráfico|m
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|чертёж|m|tr=čertjóž, Inter: t+ » ru|рисунок|m|tr=risúnok, Inter: t+ » ru|набросок|m|tr=nabrósok, Inter: t+ » ru|график|m|tr=gráfik, Inter: t+ » ru|диаграмма|f|tr=diagrámma
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|cairt|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-see » table
    Inter: trans-see » diagram
    Inter: trans-see » graph


    Inter: en-ver » b
  • Inter: transitiv » e To draw a chart or map of.
    1. Inter: transitiv » e To draw or figure out (a route or plan).
    2. : Lets chart how we're going to get from here to there.''
    3. : We are on a course for disaster without having charted it.
    4. Inter: transitiv » e To record systematically.
    5. Inter: intransitive » of a record or artist To appear on a hit-recording chart.
    6. : The song has charted for 15 weeks!
    7. : The band first charted in 1994.

      Derived terms

      * chartable

  • rechart


    Inter: trans-top » draw a chart or map
  • German: zeichnen

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|црта|tr=c'rta, Inter: t- » mk|трасира|tr=trasíra

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » draw or figure out a route or plan
    • German: zeichnen

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|црта|tr=c'rta, Inter: t- » mk|трасира|tr=trasíra

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Related terms

    * card
    • cartography
    • cartoon
    • cartouche
    • charter
    • Chartist
    • Magna Carta


      * ratch
    • trach


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    * Inter: IPA » /xart/|lang=pl
    • Inter: audio » Pl-chart.ogg|Audio
    • Homophones: Inter: l » pl|hart


      Inter: pl-noun » m

  • sighthound


    Inter: pl-decl-noun »

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