Meaning of “psychological profile” in the English Dictionary

"psychological profile" in British English

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psychological profilenoun [ C ]

uk /saɪ.kəlˌɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl ˈprəʊ.faɪl/ us /saɪ.kəˌlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl ˈproʊ.faɪl/ also offender profile

a description of the likely character, behaviour, and interests of a violent criminal that is based on evidence collected from the place where a crime was committed

psychological profiling
noun [ U ] uk us also offender profiling

(Definition of “psychological profile” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)