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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CHARTS

Unfortunately, the journals and charts of Columbus are lost.

He went to the cabin, collected papers and charts and prepared to leave.

I returned the salute and turned my attention again to the charts.

He never used his charts more than a year, Captain Brierly didn't.

The charts they made were full of 'P's, P for positive, long columns of big, red 'P's.

Some other time I shall take up Super-geography, and be guilty of charts.

Charts Hydrographicall, true, (not with parallell Meridians).

It was on our charts as a Marscorp industry, supported by the government.

He didn't bother with that, and wondered why he bothered with the charts at all.

It was littered with maps and charts and printed tabulations.

WORD ORIGIN

1837, "to enter onto a map or chart," from chart (n.). In the commercial recording sense, a reference to appearing on the "Billboard" magazine music popularity chart is by 1961. The chart itself was printed from c.1942. Related: Charted; charting.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CHARTS

catalog/catalogue

nounwritten or printed matter featuring a selection of objects
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