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1. profile

noun. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] an analysis (often in graphical form) representing the extent to which something exhibits various characteristics.

Synonyms

  • population profile

Antonyms

  • birth
  • death

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

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2. profile

noun. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] an outline of something (especially a human face as seen from one side).

Antonyms

  • erase

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

3. profile

noun. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] biographical sketch.

Synonyms

  • biography
  • life story
  • life history

Antonyms

  • inconspicuousness
  • invisibility
  • imperceptibility
  • opacity

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

4. profile

noun. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] a vertical section of the Earth's crust showing the different horizons or layers.

Synonyms

  • horizon
  • soil profile
  • soil horizon

Antonyms

  • dead
  • nonexistence
  • alive
  • retreat

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

5. profile

verb. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] represent in profile, by drawing or painting.

Synonyms

  • represent

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

6. profile

noun. ['ˈproʊˌfaɪl'] degree of exposure to public notice.

Synonyms

  • low profile
  • saliency
  • visibility
  • salience

Antonyms

  • spiritualize
  • differ
  • prosecute

Etymology

  • profil (French)
  • profilo (Italian)

7. soil

noun. ['ˈsɔɪl'] the state of being covered with unclean things.

Synonyms

  • grease
  • stain
  • grime
  • grunge
  • uncleanness
  • filth
  • dirtiness

Antonyms

  • approve
  • urban area
  • natural elevation
  • top

Etymology

  • soile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soilen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soil (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. soil

noun. ['ˈsɔɪl'] the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock.

Synonyms

  • gumbo soil
  • podsol soil
  • dirt
  • indurated clay
  • caliche
  • fuller's earth
  • loam
  • ground
  • boulder clay
  • mold
  • desert soil
  • silt
  • podsol
  • laterite
  • subsoil
  • earth
  • sedimentary clay
  • clunch
  • prairie soil
  • mud
  • Indian red
  • till
  • sand
  • mould
  • loess
  • residual soil
  • podzol soil
  • hardpan
  • surface soil
  • wiesenboden
  • tundra soil
  • humus
  • podsolic soil
  • gilgai soil
  • podzol
  • marl
  • clay
  • gumbo
  • bog soil
  • alluvial soil
  • desertic soil
  • bole
  • topsoil
  • regosol
  • residual clay

Antonyms

  • side
  • miss
  • best
  • embark

Etymology

  • soile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soilen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soil (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. soil

noun. ['ˈsɔɪl'] material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use).

Synonyms

  • turf
  • badlands
  • ploughland
  • tilth
  • tillage
  • ground
  • object
  • sod
  • polder
  • farmland
  • scablands
  • plowland
  • bottom
  • coastland
  • rangeland
  • tilled land
  • physical object
  • sward
  • bottomland
  • land
  • overburden
  • cultivated land
  • wetland
  • greensward

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unclog
  • roughen
  • uncover

Etymology

  • soile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soilen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soil (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. soil

verb. ['ˈsɔɪl'] make soiled, filthy, or dirty.

Synonyms

  • muddy
  • grime
  • alter
  • blemish
  • dirty
  • crock
  • muck up
  • mire
  • contaminate
  • change
  • foul
  • mud
  • slime
  • smear
  • muck
  • muddy up
  • splash
  • begrime
  • colly
  • pollute
  • modify
  • spot

Antonyms

  • leave
  • unburden
  • dry
  • clear

Etymology

  • soile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soilen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • soil (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word soil-profile


1. Noun Phrase
As the soil is compacted, there are fewer pore spaces for oxygen and water to move through the soil profile, minimizing the potential for plant establishment.

2. Noun Phrase
Because water isn't moving through the soil profile, some of the metals and acids can get carried away by the water, extending the mining effects throughout greater portions of the landscape.

3. Noun Phrase
Because each component affects how all others function, the depletion of soil nutrients and the acidification and compaction of the soil profile can limit the amount of plant life that can colonize a location.

4. Noun Phrase
You can buy soil and pH tests in most garden centers or send soil plugs to your local extension office for a more complete soil profile.

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