height of contour n.
The line encircling a tooth or other structure at its greatest bulge or diameter with respect to a selected path of insertion.
- Height of land
noun 1. (US & Canadian) a watershed
[hahyt-tuh-pey-per] /ˈhaɪt təˈpeɪ pər/ noun, Printing. 1. the standard height of type, measured from the foot to the face, in the U.S. 0.918 of an inch (2.33 cm). noun 1. the overall height of printing plates and type, standardized as 0.9175 inch (Brit) and 0.9186 inch (US)
[hahyl-brawn] /ˈhaɪl brɔn/ noun 1. a city in N Baden-Württemberg, in SW Germany. /German hailˈbrɔn/ noun 1. a city in SW Germany, in N Baden-Württemberg on the River Neckar. Pop: 120 705 (2003 est)
[hahy-li-guh n-shahyn] /ˈhaɪ lɪ gənˌʃaɪn/ noun, plural Heiligenscheine [hahy-li-guh n-shahy-nuh] /ˈhaɪ lɪ gənˌʃaɪ nə/ (Show IPA). German. 1. a ring of light around the shadow cast by a person’s head, especially on a dewy, sunlit lawn, caused by reflection and diffraction of light rays; halo.