What is PROFILE?

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A representation (in graphics form) of scores relating to individual or a group on multiple data. The x-axis typically represents various measure and the y-axis is usually used to show the score on the corresponding measure. 2. A group of criteria showing that a particular subject is likely to engage in a specified behavior.

PROFILE: "The profile made it clear that the subject could engage in violent outbursts."

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