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An outline, especially of a person's face in side view. In psychometrics, a graphic representation of a person's scores on several tests or subtests using a common scale. See also criminal profiling. profiler n. One who creates profiles. [From Italian profilo a profile, from Latin pro forth + filare to spin or draw a line, from filum a thread]

Subjects: Psychology.

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