[ hand-print ]
/ ˈhændˌprɪnt /
an impression or mark made with the palm and fingers on a surface.
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Example sentences from the Web for handprint
As a boy he was always the first to leave his handprint in wet cement or to carve his initials onto an attic beam.Evelyn Waugh's Grandson on the Secret Behind 'Brideshead'|Alexander Waugh|April 17, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Obviously the gate would open to the handprint of a Von Rausch or a Farren.The Cartels Jungle|Irving E. Cox, Jr.
British Dictionary definitions for handprint
/ (ˈhændˌprɪnt) /
- the mark left by the impression of a hand
- (as modifier)a handprint scanner
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