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English definition of “imprint”

imprint

noun (MARK)    /ˈɪm.prɪnt/
[C usually singular] an occasion when an object presses on something and leaves a mark: The button had left an imprint on my arm.Holes, hollows and dips [S] an occasion when an event or experience becomes fixed in someone's memory or leaves its mark in some way on their appearance: War has left its imprint on the strained faces of these people.Remembering, reminding and reminders
(Definition of imprint noun (MARK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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