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Synonyms of imprinting

Noun


1. imprinting, learning, acquisition

usage: a learning process in early life whereby species specific patterns of behavior are established

Verb


1. imprint, form, influence, act upon, work

usage: establish or impress firmly in the mind; "We imprint our ideas onto our children"

2. impress, imprint, change surface

usage: mark or stamp with or as if with pressure; "To make a batik, you impress a design with wax"

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