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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sil·hou·ette /ˌsɪləˈwɛt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sil·hou·ette n.  A representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color; a profile portrait in black, such as a shadow appears to be.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sil·hou·ette, v. t. To represent by a silhouette; to project upon a background, so as to be like a silhouette. [Recent]
    A flock of roasting vultures silhouetted on the sky.   --The Century.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
      2: a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some
         uniform color
      v 1: project on a background, such as a screen, like a silhouette
      2: represent by a silhouette