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In APA style, a figure is any visualization of data, such as a graph or illustration, that is not a table. Refer to Chapter 5 of the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA Manual) for more information on formatting figures, or take a look at a page on Tables and Figures with examples of how figures should be formatted.
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