Definition: The problem of representing a graph in a plane "neatly," for instance with a minimum number of edge crossings.
See also grid drawing, orthogonal drawing, straight-line drawing, planar graph, planarization.
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Paul E. Black, "graph drawing", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 2 September 2014. (accessed TODAY) Available from: https://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/graphdrawing.html