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profilingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈprəʊ.faɪ.lɪŋ/ us   /ˈproʊ.faɪ.lɪŋ/
the activity of collecting information about someone, especially a criminal, in order to give a description of them
(Definition of profiling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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profilingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈprəʊfaɪlɪŋ/ us  
the activity of collecting important and useful details about someone or something: We have been asked to investigate consumer profiling by online ad firms.
(Definition of profiling from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “profiling”
in Chinese (Simplified) 罪犯特征分析…
in Chinese (Traditional) 罪犯特徵分析…
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