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imprint

noun
 
 
/ˈɪmprɪnt/
MARK [C] a mark left when an object is pressed into something soft: The steps showed the imprint of his boots in the snow.Holes, hollows and dips
EFFECT [no plural] the effect that something leaves behind: Much of the house still bears the imprint of her personality.Outcomes and consequences
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