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English definition of “fingerprint”


noun [C]    /ˈfɪŋ·ɡərˌprɪnt/ (short form print)
the mark left by the pattern of curved lines on the end of a finger or thumb fingerprint    /ˈfɪŋ·ɡərˌprɪnt/ verb [T] The police fingerprinted the suspects.
(Definition of fingerprint noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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