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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The mark made by pressing the tip of a thumb or other digit against a flat surface often used for identification purposes.

Usage examples (38)
  • A single fingerprint was discovered at the scene of the crime.
  • I think what we have to wait and look for is what we call a fingerprint on the type of device that was used.
  • It might be a derivative of the technology involved in fingerprint indentication.
  • Because each fingerprint is unique, it means that two people can unambiguously discuss the same track. for more
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