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to find a ship's actual or intended course or mark a fix on a chart

Plot

An area of land that a property is to be built on or already occupies

Plot

1) Any list of cues for effects used in the play. 2) The fundamental thread that runs through a story, providing the reason for the actions of the characters.

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[radar] In naval terminology a Plot is a graphic display that shows all collated data from a ship`s on-board sensors i.e. radar, sonar and EW systems. They also displayed information from external sources i.e. other vessel or aircraft reports. There are four different types of plot, each with varying capabilities i.e. range, depending on th...
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[graphics] A plot is a graphical technique for representing a data set, usually as a graph showing the relationship between two or more variables. The plot can be drawn by hand or by a mechanical or electronic plotter. Graphs are a visual representation of the relationship between variables, very useful for humans who can quickly derive an ...
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[Noun] Plural form: plots. A small piece of land. . A secret plan made by a group of people. The story of a film or book.
Example: I grow vegetables on my plot. The plot to rob the bank took months of planning. The film plot wasn't very good.
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The provision of an extract of the data as a single plot or print on paper or similar medium.
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[n] - a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation 2. [n] - a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object 3. [n] - the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc. 4. [n] - a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal) 5. [v] - plan secretly, usually something ille...
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Lighting term: the actual brightness settings of each lantern and the LX cues. Also used to describe the process of setting the cues. Can also be used as an alternative for "blocking", i.e. setting the actors in their positions on-stage at an early stage in rehearsal.
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The storyline in a novel, play, film, or other work of fiction. A plot is traditionally a scheme of connected events. Novelists in particular have at times tried to subvert or ignore the reader's...
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Plot noun [ Anglo-Saxon plot ; confer Goth. plats a patch. Confer Plat a piece of ground.] 1. A small extent of ground; a plat; as, a garden plot . Shak. 2. A plantation laid out. [ Obsolete] Sir P. Sidney. 3. (Surv.) A plan...
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Plot transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Plotted ; present participle & verbal noun Plotting .] To make a plot, map, pr plan, of; to mark the position of on a plan; to delineate. « This treatise plotteth down Cornwa...
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Plot (plŏt) intransitive verb 1. To form a scheme of mischief against another, especially against a government or those who administer it; to conspire. Shak. « The wicked plotteth against the just.» Ps. xxxvii. 12. 2. To contrive a plan or str...
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1. A small extent of ground; a plat; as, a garden plot. ... 2. A plantation laid out. ... 3. A plan or draught of a field, farm, estate, etc, drawn to a scale. ... Origin: AS. Plot; cf. Goth. Plats a patch. Cf. Plat a piece of ground. ... 1. Any scheme, stratagem, secret design, or plan, of a complicated nature, adapted to the accomplishment of som...
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secret plan noun a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal); `they concocted a plot to discredit the governor`; `I saw through his little game from the start`
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• (v. i.) To form a scheme of mischief against another, especially against a government or those who administer it; to conspire. • (v. i.) To contrive a plan or stratagem; to scheme. • (n.) A plan; a purpose. • (n.) A plantation laid out. • (n.) A plan or draught of a field, farm, estate, etc., drawn to a scale. • (n.)...
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in fiction, the structure of interrelated actions, consciously selected and arranged by the author. Plot involves a considerably higher level of ... [6 related articles]
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The sequence of events in a play, short story or novel (the structure of an action). Usually carefully arranged by the author. In longer pieces, esp. novels, we find more than one plot, i.e. subplots which interrupt the main plot for reasons of suspense.
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The events in an individual narrative and how they are arranged. Arguably the plot and the story are not the same. E.M. Forster developed the argument that story and plot are distinct in his `Aspects of the Novel.` The events of a plot, according to Forster, are linked by a causal relationship but the events in a story are linked by other means, if...
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The unified structure of incidents in a literary work. See Conflict, Climax, Denouement, andFlashback.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: plot Definitions: 1. A graphic representation; (v) to construct such a representation.
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The storyline in a novel, play, film, or other work of fiction. A plot is traditionally a scheme of connected events. Novelists in particular have at times tried to subvert or ignore the reader's expectation of a causally linked story with a clear beginning, middle, and end, with no loose ends. James Joyce and Virginia Woolf wrote novels that e...
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To a fix a ship's course on a chart.
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[narrative] Plot is a literary term defined as the events that make up a story, particularly as they relate to one another in a pattern, in a sequence, through cause and effect, how the reader views the story, or simply by coincidence. One is generally interested in how well this pattern of events accomplishes some artistic or emotional eff...
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plot

make a drawing that shows interactions among variables
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