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high-profileadjective

/ˈhɑɪˈproʊ·fɑɪl/
attracting a lot of attention and interest from the public: He has many high-profile clients.
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"high-profile" in British English

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high-profileadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌhaɪˈprəʊ.faɪl/ us   /ˌhaɪˈproʊ.faɪl/
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high-profileadjective

uk   /ˌhaɪˈprəʊfaɪl/ us  
attracting a lot of attention and interest from the public and newpapers, television, etc.: a high profile case/triala high-profile figure/client/company His high-profile clients include several supermodels.
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