ogive: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ō'jīv, ō-jīv'), [key]
— n.
    1. a diagonal vaulting rib.
    2. a pointed arch.
  1. the distribution curve of a frequency distribution.
  2. the curved nose of a missile or rocket.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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