from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The collection of physical characteristics or features that distinguish a person or other organism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A picture produced by developing a prepared paper which has received a mechanical impression (invisible before development) from the object itself, such as a leaf, a piece of lace, or the like; a nature-print.


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