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English definition of “footprint”

footprint

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈfʊtprɪnt/
a mark made by a foot or shoe: [usually plural] The police found some footprints in the mud.Holes, hollows and dips
the amount of space on a surface that something needs, especially a computerSpace - general wordsAreas of land in general
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(Definition of footprint from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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