Meaning of fingerprint
Pronunciation: (fing'gur-print"), [key]
- an impression of the markings of the inner surface of the last joint of the thumb or other finger.
- such an impression made with ink for purposes of identification.
- any unique or distinctive pattern that presents unambiguous evidence of a specific person, substance, disease, etc.
- to take or record the fingerprints of.
- fingerprint (Thesaurus)