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noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height.
- contour line
Rhymes with Contour
How do you pronounce contour?
Pronounce contour as ˈkɑnˌtʊr.
US - How to pronounce contour in American English
UK - How to pronounce contour in British English
Sentences with contour
1. Noun, singular or mass
Using the contour method makes building a fence on uneven ground as easy as on level ground.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Foam mattresses often contour to the sleeper’s body, presenting a sleeping surface that is completely customized.
3. Verb, base form
Use a claw chisel to contour the letters and remove rough spots left by the small-point chisel.
4. Noun, plural
Using blush on the cheeks to create contour can add a few years to your appearance.
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline).
- spatial property
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure.
verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] form the contours of.
- ill health