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  • n  a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height
  • n  any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)
  • n  a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure
    the contours of the melody
    it defines a major contour of this administration
  • v  form the contours of

  • It has a wrap-around contour shape and a hydraulic system that automatically raises the seat and gingerly lowers the back for massage or hot towel treatments; while the occupant .
  • The focus of its research, according to Matt Zimmer, promotions director, was the lightweight, water-repellent fabric and muscle contour compression.
  • Last week, after a month-long site study (using some of Rommel's leftover contour maps and aerial photographs), nine West German scientists and engineers settled down to write .

  • Heidi Montag in ABC News
    Yeah, I had my legs liposuctioned on the inside and the outside,Montag said. "But it wasn't really to take out the fat. It was more just to contour the legs. And then I had my back-- scooped out a little bit to help give a curvier look and...
  • Ieuan Wyn Jones in ic Wales
    Ieuan Wyn Jones, Minister for the Economy and Transport, said: "Contour has gone from strength to strength since opening its base in Cwmbran in 1999 where it has continued to develop a range of highly innovative aircraft seating for the world's...
  • Nicko McBrain in
    MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain commented: "I have been using the HK ConTour Series for the last two world tours and have been overjoyed with the sound, quality and power of these fine speaker systems. Being located behind the backline on stage with my...

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