[ noun ] a visual display of information
Used in print(S. Idell Pyle, et al., Onsets, Completions, and...)
The Maturity Chart for each sex demonstrates clearly that Onset is a phenomenon of infancy and early_childhood whereas Completion is a phenomenon of the later portion of adolescence .
In the lower portion of each Chart , the Skeletal Age ( Hand ) of boy 34 and girl 2 may be similarly classified .
To summarize the purpose of the Skeletal Maturity Chart : each contains two kinds of skeletal maturity norms which show two quite different methods of depicting developmental level of growth centers .
Accordingly , maturity level ratings by means of the upper portion and lower portion of the Chart , respectively , should be somewhat similar since Skeletal Age assessments are dependent upon Onsets during infancy and upon Completions during adolescence .(Ross E. McKinney and Howard Edde, "Aerated...)
The sewage flow into the treatment plant was metered and continuously recorded on 24 - hr charts .
[ verb ] (geography) make a chart of
"chart the territory"
Used in print(Bern Dibner, "Oerstad and the Discovery of Electro...)
His plan and intent were clearly charted .(Raymond J. Corsini et al., Roleplaying in Business...)
After every session , the check_marks were totaled up and graphed , and in this way the supervisor 's progress was charted .
[ noun ] (geography) a map designed to assist navigation by air or sea
Used in print(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)
He went_to his cabin and emerged carrying a large chart , which he set_up in_view of the crew .(L. Don Leet and Florence J. Leet, editors, The World of...)
By means of charts showing wave travel times and depths in the ocean at various locations , it is possible to estimate the rate of approach and probable time_of_arrival at Hawaii of a tsunami getting under_way at any spot in the Pacific .
[ verb ] plan in detail
"Bush is charting a course to destroy Saddam Hussein"
Used in print(U.S. Reports. Volume 364. Cases Adjudged in the...)
By making inroads in the name of law_enforcement into the protection which Congress has afforded to the marriage relationship , the Court today continues in the path charted by the recent decision in Wyatt_v._United_States , 362_U._S._525 , where the Court held that , under_the_circumstances of that case , a wife could be compelled to testify against her husband over her objection .