nomography

nomography
nomographer, n. nomographic /nom'euh graf"ik, noh'meuh-/, nomographical, adj.nomographically, adv.
/noh mog"reuh fee/, n., pl. nomographies for 1.
1. the art of or a treatise on drawing up laws.
2. the art of making and using a nomogram for solving a succession of nearly identical problems.
[1725-35; < Gk nomographía the writing of laws. See NOMO-, -GRAPHY]

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