fingerprint

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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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References in classic literature ?
Probably his finger-prints are in the Rogues' Gallery, and he is better known to the police as Jack the Blood, or something, but he hasn't shown that side of him yet.
In spite of submitting my application in October and re-visiting the ID Centre in December for finger-prints, I am still waiting.
The police official also announced the ministry has launched a new finger-prints programme to track down gunmen.
Police have collected finger-prints from the scene and an investigation has been launched.
The less symmetrical among them tend to pinball you between various near-referential foci that could be black holes, supernovas, innies and outies, fans, finger-prints, or eyes.