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English definition of “contour”


noun [C]     /ˈkɒntʊər/
SHAPE the shape of the outer edge of something: the contours of her bodyPatterns and shapes
MAP ( also contour line,     ) a line on a map joining places that are at the same heightMaps and map-making
(Definition of contour noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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