Sentence Examples

  • If specially designed to meet the requirements of seamen it is called a chart, if on an exceptionally large scale a plan.
  • A chart, in French, is called carte hydrographique, marine or des cotes; in Spanish or Portuguese carta de marear, in Italian carta da navigare, in German Seekarte (to distinguish it from Landkarte), in Dutch Zeekaart or Paskaart.
  • Cruquius in his chart of the Merwede (1728); Philip Buache (x737) introduced such contours or isobaths (Gr.
  • And this comprehensive work was merely preparatory to the International Catalogue and Chart, the production of which was initiated by the resolutions of the Paris Photographic Congress of 1887.
  • The words map and chart are derived from mappa and charta, the former being the Latin for napkin or cloth, the latter for papyrus or parchment.