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a mark, especially a smudge or stain, made by a finger.
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Origin of finger mark
First recorded in 1830–40
OTHER WORDS FROM finger markfinger-marked, adjective
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How to use finger mark in a sentence
A few drops on a piece of paper will take off every spot or fingermark on the glass.Housekeeping in Old Virginia|Marion Cabell Tyree
British Dictionary definitions for finger mark
/ (ˈfɪŋɡəˌmɑːk) /
a mark left by dirty or greasy fingers on paintwork, walls, etc
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