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silhouette

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌsɪl.uˈet/ us  
a dark shape seen against a light surface: The silhouette of the bare tree on the hill was clear against the winter sky.
Translations of “silhouette”
in Spanish silueta…
in French silhouette…
in German die Silhouette, das Schattenbild…
in Chinese (Traditional) 剪影, 逆光黑影, 輪廓…
in Russian силуэт…
in Turkish silüet, gölge görüntü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剪影, 逆光黑影, 轮廓…
in Polish zarys, sylwetka…
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