graphic scale


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graphic scale

A graduated line by means of which distances on the map, chart, or photograph may be measured in terms of ground distance. See also scale.
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Moreover, the new test seems to detect different distributions by testing on the median, where the usual ANOVA and t-test accept the hypothesis of equal means (not necessarily equal distributions); (2) we add two new scales to the invariance analysis: a graphic scale visualized in a computer, and a graphic scale presented in a paper.
Comparison of the written scale with the graphic scale would have revealed that the drawings were half-size.
The other two samples responded only to the graphic scale on two occasions, two weeks apart.
I suggest, on such a graphic scale, one is as corrosive as the other - especially to the pre-watershed audience.
Sinuous zigzags cut across the prized leather, evoking the graphic scales and lithe movements of the serpent, a longstanding Bulgari icon.