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Dictionary definition for: Imprint

1. (n) a distinctive influence; "English stills bears the imprint of the Norman invasion"

2. (v) establish or impress firmly in the mind; "We imprint our ideas onto our children"

3. (n) a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"

4. (v) mark or stamp with or as if with pressure; "To make a batik, you impress a design with wax"

5. (n) an identification of a publisher; a publisher''s name along with the date and address and edition that is printed at the bottom of the title page; "the book was publsihed under a distinguished imprint"

6. (n) an impression produced by pressure or printing

7. (n) a device produced by pressure on a surface

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