# box plot

- a graphic representation of a frequency distribution of a set of data; for each group is drawn a rectangle with upper and lower limits representing the interquartile range, horizontal line within the rectangle representing the median, and vertical tails (â€œwhiskersâ€) extending above and below the rectangle representing the minimum and maximum values.

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