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 (nŏm′ə-grăf′, nō′mə-) or nom·o·gram (-grăm′)
1. A graph consisting of three coplanar curves, each graduated for a different variable so that a straight line cutting all three curves intersects the related values of each variable.
2. A chart representing numerical relationships.

[Greek nomos, law; see nem- in Indo-European roots + -graph.]

nom′o·graph′ic adj.
no·mog′ra·phy (nō-mŏg′rə-fē) n.
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Noun1.nomograph - a graphic representation of numerical relations
representation - a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
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The nomograph (maternal titer and predictions) gives you more precise timing as to when to vaccinate your puppy and, therefore, how many vaccines your pup will need for good immunity.
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To date, several soil erodibility models have been developed and used widely around the world, such as the USLE or the soil erodibility nomograph (Wischmeier and Smith 1978), RUSLE (Renard et al.
Because of the variable nature of the height of this diagonal member, the nomograph is not an applicable approach to obtain the K factor.
Then, the K-factor was estimated from the soil samples using the USDA nomograph [23].
On my 12th birthday, my father gave me a Taylor Weather Station kit that required a great deal more than "some assembly required." There were no batteries; just the basics that included a sling psychrometer and a nomograph to calculate relative humidity, a barometer, a wind speed and direction indicator, a rain gauge and others.
Similarly, The expected maximum one day rainfall and frequency factor for different return periods by using Log Pearson Type III Distribution is presented in Table 3.The nomograph of maximum one day rainfall for different return period up to 1000 years by using Gumble and Log Pearson type III distribution is plotted which was used for calculating maximum 1-day precipitation for return period up to 1000 years as shown in Fig.3 and Fig.4.
Having reviewed the flexible-duct pressure loss data, ADI subsequently initiated the development of a draft flexible-duct pressure loss nomograph, i.e., a graphical calculating device intended to allow the computation of pressure loss in flexible ducts as a function of air-volume flow rate for low-pressure applications.
Evaporation rate is a function of the ambient relative humidity, concrete and air temperatures, and wind speed and can be estimated based on the nomograph in ACI 308R-01 [53].
These results suggest that it could be beneficial to review the surgery nomograph we use for exotropia with wide-angle and, if necessary, the values could be increased.