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    The name of a sign used in frequency polygon

    I always see a sign like Z (looks like a tilde, but line segment) lies at the beginning of horizontal axis in a frequency polygon. What is it called?The name of a sign used in frequency polygon-tilde.png
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    Re: The name of a sign used in frequency polygon

    It is called kink
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    Re: The name of a sign used in frequency polygon

    Quote Originally Posted by koonwai View Post
    I always see a sign like Z (looks like a tilde, but line segment) lies at the beginning of horizontal axis in a frequency polygon. What is it called?Click image for larger version. 

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    It is used to denote when part of an axis is missing.
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