profile  [ˈprō-ˌfī(-ə)l]

1 : a representation of something in outline
2 : a side or sectional elevation
3 : a set of data often in graphic form portraying the significant features of something
4 : an outline of a shape to be cut in a sheet of material 

1 : to represent in profile or by a profile : produce (as by drawing, writing, or graphing) a profile of
2 : to shape the outline of by passing a cutter around
3 : to subject to profiling