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English definition of “photofit (picture)”

photofit (picture)

noun [C]     /ˌfəʊ.təʊ.fɪtˈpɪk.tʃər/ US  /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊ.fɪtˌpɪk.tʃɚ/ UK
a picture that represents as closely as possible a person's memory of a criminal's face , made by putting together photographs of eyes , nose , hair , etc. from a set showing different types of features → See also IdentikitRelating to detection and solving crimesPictures
(Definition of photofit (picture) noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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