**2.** Noun. Scheming; making plots. ¹

¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Plotting

**1.** plot [v] - See also: plot

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Plotting

### Literary usage of Plotting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *The Principles and Practice of Surveying* by Charles Blaney Breed, George Leonard Hosmer (1908)

"The laying out of the projection, to show the position of the map on the earth's
surface and to control the accuracy of the **plotting**. 2. ..."**2.** *Plane Surveying: A Text-book and Pocket Manual* by John Clayton Tracy (1907)

"Different Methods of **plotting** Traverses, corresponding to the methods of running
transit lines ... **plotting** each traverse line by a DEFLECTION ANGLE. J 3. ..."**3.** *A Treatise on Mine-surveying* by Bennett Hooper Brough (1908)

"**plotting** THE SURVEY. H3 is then marked off from the offset scale by means ...
**plotting** with a Protractor.—A semicircular protractor may be used to lay down ..."**4.** *Journal* by Iron and Steel Institute (1889)

"**plotting** Colliery Surveys.—For **plotting** colliery surveys three methods are
employed : (1) with a protractor, (2) by means of chords, and (3) by rectangular ..."**5.** *Step-by-Step Programming with Base SAS(R) Software* by SAS Institute (2001)

"CHAPTER Introduction Prerequisites **plotting** the Relationship between Variables
Input File and SAS Data Set for Examples 460 **plotting** One Set of Variables ..."**6.** *A Manual of Civil Engineering* by William John Macquorn Rankine, William J. Millar (1907)

"**plotting** a Chained Surrey.—In **plotting** a survey, great attention should be paid
... The **plotting** is commenced by marking with a needle or pricker a point to ..."**7.** *River Discharge* by John Clayton Hoyt, Nathan Clifford Grover (1914)

"In ordinary **plotting**, the co-ordinates or distances from the axes represent values of
... In logarithmic **plotting**, the co-ordinates represent values of the ..."