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profiler

[proh-fahy-ler] /ˈproʊ faɪ lər/
noun
1.
any of several types of machine tools for reproducing shapes in metal or other materials from a master form.
Also called duplicating machine.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; profile + -er1
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  • We can still hear the chirp of the sub-bottom profiler, a few times a minute.
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profiler

/ˈprəʊfaɪlə/
noun
1.
a person or device that creates a profile, esp someone with psychological training who assists police investigations by identifying the likely characteristics of the perpetrator of a particular crime
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