Y-scale


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Y-scale

On an oblique photograph, the scale along the line of the principal vertical, or any other line inherent or plotted, which, on the ground, is parallel to the principal vertical.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Suppose we now reproduce the above graph, but with a larger y-scale.
Among 96 references (in total, 98 plots) with Bland-Altman plots, 75 used the absolute difference plot, 20 applied a percent y-scale version, and 3 a logarithmic version of the plot.