a story with a hole in it
ex Laurence I. Hewes and Herbert L. Seward, The Design of Diagrams for Engineering Formulas and the Theory of Nomography (1923)
He wondered whether there were not forgotten corners and angles and corridors between the fences, land that belonged to no one yet.
— J. M. Coetzee, Life & Times of Michael K (1983)
A nomogram, nomograph, abaque, or abac is a graphical calculating device, a two-dimensional diagram designed to allow the approximate graphical computation of a function.
26 April 2012