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Synonyms for fingerprint

a print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger

a generic term for any identifying characteristic

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a smudge made by a (dirty) finger

take an impression of a person's fingerprints

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In addition, dermal ridges consist of double rows of papillae pegs, which the examiner must follow in dermal impressions to ascertain ridge path for comparison.
The dermal ridges are formed during the 3rd month of intrauterine life and completed by 7th month.
INTRODUCTION: Dermatoglyphics (Fingerprint) is a collective term for all the integumentary features, inclusive of dermal ridge and thick configurational arrangements on the digits, palms and sole excluding flexion creases and other secondary folds.