vertical icicle plot

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In statistics, a graphical representation of the formation of clusters during successive steps of a cluster analysis. The steps of the analysis are represented in the display by the rows, and the individuals or cases by the columns, with individuals or cases in the same cluster being joined by a horizontal line. Compare horizontal icicle plot. [Named after its resemblance to a row of icicles hanging from a windowsill]

Subjects: Psychology.

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