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noun [countable]     contour pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [often plural] the shape of the outside edge of something
  2. 2



    contour line

    a line on a map joining points that are the same height above or below sea level. The lines are used for showing hills, mountains, and valleys.

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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