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GeneralizedBarChart[{{pos1, height1, width1}, {pos2, height2, width2}, ...}]
generates a bar chart with the bars at the given positions, and with given heights and widths.
GeneralizedBarChart[{list1, list2, ...}]
generates a bar chart from lists of data.
  • GeneralizedBarChart has the same options as Graphics with the following additions:
BarStyleAutomaticstyle for the bars
BarValuesFalsewhether to show the length of each bar
BarEdgesTruewhether edges are drawn around each bar
BarEdgeStyleOpacity[0.5]style for the bar edges
BarOrientationVerticaldetermines horizontal or vertical orientation
GeneralizedBarChart allows complete control over the size and position of bars:
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