nomogram
noun Etymology: Greek nomos law + International Scientific Vocabulary -gram — more at nimble Date: 1908 a graphic representation that consists of several lines marked off to scale and arranged in such a way that by using a straightedge to connect known values on two lines an unknown value can be read at the point of intersection with another line

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  • nomogram — A form of line chart showing scales for the variables involved in a particular formula in such a way that corresponding values for each variable lie in a straight line intersecting all the scales. SYN: nomograph (2). [G. nomos, law, + gramma,… …   Medical dictionary

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