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- n. The contour or outline of something.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The general outward form of any solid object, as of a column or a vase.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In art, the general outline or form of any rounded object, as a head or vase; especially, in architecture, the curved form of a column, a Doric capital, or other similar feature.
From French galbe. (Wiktionary)