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  • n. Plural form of footprint.

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Examples

  • Great carpets I think the snow rug with the little animal footprints is my favorite!

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  • Humans are going to overwhelm the planet and all that we can do to conserve and leave small footprints is needed.

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  • So, am I arguing that working on our carbon footprints is a waste of time?

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  • But those responsible for filming the extravaganza decided in advance it would be impossible to capture all 29 footprints from the air.

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  • Yeah, they did seem to be coming from above, especially since the left set of footprints is a bit less defined than the right.

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  • The group, which also includes Imperial Tobacco Group PLC and Cadbury Schweppes PLC, was formed in partnership with the Carbon Disclosure Project, a London-based nonprofit organization that publishes data on the carbon "footprints" -- an estimate of the amount of carbon dioxide emitted in business operations -- of many of the world's largest companies.

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  • Carbon emissions from man-made sources are blamed for overtaxing the Earth's ability to remove carbon from the atmosphere, so carbon "footprints" - the amount of emissions put into the air

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  • Carbon emissions from man-made sources are blamed for overtaxing the Earth's ability to remove carbon from the atmosphere, so carbon "footprints" - the amount of emissions put into the air - are noted.

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  • And that means that people living in countries with large consumption "footprints" - regardless of how low their fertility rate - must shoulder the burden instead of pointing the finger at countries with smaller footprints but bigger families.

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  • All this effort by the wine industry and its customers to reduce the humans’ carbon footprints is futile for the justifying reasons.

    Wine bottle recycling is low – but some bottles getting lighter | Dr Vino's wine blog

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  • "I don't have a photograph, but you can have my footprints. They're upstairs in my socks."
    - Groucho Marx.

    December 29, 2007