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Definition of Profile


  1. An outline, or contour; as, the profile of an apple.
  2. A human head represented sidewise, or in a side view; the side face or half face.
  3. A section of any member, made at right angles with its main lines, showing the exact shape of moldings and the like.
  4. A drawing exhibiting a vertical section of the ground along a surveyed line, or graded work, as of a railway, showing elevations, depressions, grades, etc.
  5. to draw the outline of; to draw in profile, as an architectural member.
  6. To shape the outline of an object by passing a cutter around it.
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Profile Translations

profile in Afrikaans is deursnee
profile in Dutch is karakterschets
profile in German is Querschnitt, Profil
profile in Italian is profilo
profile in Portuguese is perfil
profile in Spanish is perfil
profile in Swedish is profil