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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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Silhouette said that its new Sun18 collection represents the brand's "flair for colour, flawless design and beautiful craftsmanship.
The silhouettes reflect people using the beach, and were created using photographs taken in Colwyn Bay during summer 2014.
The launch of Silhouette Active Fit briefs comes in the second year of Underwareness--the largest marketing effort to date, created by Depend--to help break down the stigma surrounding bladder leakage while supporting the millions of people who experience it.
The launch of Silhouette Active Fit briefs comes in the second year of Depend's Underwareness campaign--the largest effort to date to help break down the stigma surrounding bladder leakage while supporting the millions of people who experience it.
I like using them with students because when they create an artwork with a silhouette, the viewer gets to make up most of the story about the work of art.
Choose a pattern that has a current style and silhouette, because the garment will look fashionable now and keep looking classic for a longer time period.
Each hand-cut silhouette is $33 (with discounts for more than one), and may be matted for an additional fee.
Thus, Silhouette International has 14 subsidiaries in Europe, the United States and Asia.
Silhouette has the global rights to the facial aesthetics products Silhouette Lift and Silhouette Soft, which are resorbable collagen-stimulating cones on sutures.
Elizabeth had never had her silhouette painted before.
Most people will be familiar with Silhouette through their track "Can't Keep Up" - the uptempo rouser that soundtracked the recent Northern Ireland Tourist Board campaign.