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=== Other uses of these terms ===
 
=== Other uses of these terms ===
  
The time "spider diagram" also has a disputed meaning related to Euler or Venn diagrams in mathematics - see the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spider_diagram| Wikipedia entry]
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"Spider diagram" has another, disputed meaning in mathematics - see the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spider_diagram| Wikipedia entry]
  
The term "spidergram" also has alternative meanings:
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The term "spidergram" also has an alternative meaning in geology<ref>http://instruct.uwo.ca/earth-sci/300b-001/spider.htm</ref>.
 
 
"Spidergrams are histogram like plots of the abundances of a set of elements in an analyzed sample  relative to their abundance in some standard." <ref>http://instruct.uwo.ca/earth-sci/300b-001/spider.htm</ref>
 
  
 
== Notes ==
 
== Notes ==
 
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Revision as of 03:13, 6 November 2008

The outline of a spider map

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Spidergrams, spidergraphs, spider diagrams and spider maps are all terms used to describe a mindmap-like hierarchical diagram.

Their characteristic is that text on the nodes is horizontal and entries are typically long phrases.

Other uses of these terms[edit]

“Spider diagram” has another, disputed meaning in mathematics – see the Wikipedia entry

The term “spidergram” also has an alternative meaning in geology[1].

Notes[edit]