Definitions for profilingˈproʊ faɪ lɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pro•fil•ingˈproʊ faɪ lɪŋ(n.)

  1. the use of specific characteristics, as race or age, to make generalizations about a person, as whether he or she may be engaged in illegal activity.

    Category: Business, Law

Princeton's WordNet

  1. profiling(noun)

    recording a person's behavior and analyzing psychological characteristics in order to predict or assess their ability in a certain sphere or to identify a particular group of people

Wiktionary

  1. profiling(Noun)

    the forensic science of constructing an outline of a person's individual characteristics

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profiling

    of Profile

  2. Profiling(noun)

    in the construction of fieldworks, the erection at proper intervals of wooden profiles, to show to the workmen the sectional form of the parapets at those points

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