Meaning of scatter diagram

scat'ter di"agram

Pronunciation: (skat'ur-gram"), [key]
— Statistics. Statistics.
  1. a graphic representation of bivariate data as a set of points in the plane that have Cartesian coordinates equal to corresponding values of the two variates. Also called
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