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Publication numberUS3533086 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 6, 1970
Filing dateDec 24, 1968
Priority dateDec 24, 1968
Publication numberUS 3533086 A, US 3533086A, US-A-3533086, US3533086 A, US3533086A
InventorsGoetz Martin A
Original AssigneeApplied Data Research Inc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Automatic system for constructing and recording display charts
US 3533086 A
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Classifications
U.S. Classification712/234
International ClassificationG06T1/00
Cooperative ClassificationG06T1/00
European ClassificationG06T1/00