- the study of fingerprints for purposes of identification.
Origin of dactylography
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In this country the feet do not afford a favourable field of study to the dactylographer.Dactylography
- mainly US the scientific study of fingerprints for purposes of identification
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- The study of fingerprints as a method of identification.
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