Definitions for contour

Definitions for (noun) contour

Main entry: configuration, conformation, contour, shape, form

Definition: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)

Usage: he could barely make out their shapes

Main entry: contour

Definition: a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure

Usage: the contours of the melody; it defines a major contour of this administration

Main entry: contour, contour line

Definition: a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height

Definitions for (verb) contour

Main entry: contour

Definition: form the contours of

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