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silhouette

outline of a figure. The sharpness of the silhouette is a function of the shape, size and density of the object. This is most marked in radiography.

basketball-shaped silhouette
the enlarged cardiac outline seen in the dorsal-ventral view of the thorax in a dog with chronic pericardial effusion.
silhouette sign
produced when two fluid densities are contiguous and the individual outline of each is lost. Commonly used in the evaluation of chest problems.
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The Wes Gordon for Silhouette Special Edition is the second in a series of collaborations that will tap select fashion designers to reinterpret the iconic Titan Minimal Art frame to reflect their aesthetic, creating a new look annually.
For each silhouette, you'll need a total of 1/2 cup (4 oz.
The Limited Edition Wes Gordon for Silhouette sunglasses were debuted at New York Fashion Week (10-17 September) in the designer's spring/summer 2016 catwalk show.
Jen is quite noticeable on the silhouette line with her long blonde hair, but where she gained her first true fame was in beating one of Montana's top shooters for the title of 2011 Montana Regional Champion for scoped BPCR Silhouette.
His grandfather and later his uncle turned out silhouette portraits of visitors on Brighton pier.
For some bands, that would have sounded the death knell of the act - but not Silhouette.
Silhouette Brands, founded in 1992, has distribution throughout the United States as one of Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream's Partner Brands.
But the silhouette served many purposes apart from the obvious one of providing a dainty picture in an oval frame which was hung at the side of the fireplace.
OBJECTIVE Students will create a design, decorative pattern or ornamentation on a pre-outlined silhouette.
After they have designed a figure they like, the students can erase the construction lines (or simply flip the cut shape over), leaving only a clean, elegant looking, graphic silhouette.
A pantomime in silhouette introduces each of the dance's three sections.
Planar will publicly spotlight the Silhouette display on November 30 at the Avant Gallery in Miami Beach, Florida, in connection with the weeklong Design Miami art event.