fingerprint
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fingerprint(
fihng
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guhr
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prihnt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mark from finger)
a. la huella digital
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Can you tell I'm a parent? Look at all the fingerprints on my car windows!¿Se me nota que soy padre? ¡Mira todas las huellas digitales en las ventanas del carro!
b. la huella dactilar
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Dr. Kimball, your fingerprints were all over the scene. - I didn't kill my wife!Dr. Kimball, sus huellas dactilares estaban por todas partes en el lugar del crimen. - ¡No maté a mi mujer!
2. (DNA)
a. la huella genética
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He was convicted on genetic fingerprint evidence.Fue condenado por pruebas de huella genética.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to make an impression of a person's fingers)
a. tomar las huellas dactilares a
The police fingerprinted me at the precinct before they interrogated me.La policía me tomó las huellas dactilares en la comisaría antes de interrogarme.
b. tomar las huellas digitales a
You'll need to go to this office for them to fingerprint you in order to work as a teacher.Para poder trabajar de profesora, tendrás que ir a esta oficina para que te tomen las huellas digitales.
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fingerprint
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la huella digital or dactilar
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (person)
a. tomar las huellas digitales or dactilares a
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fingerprint [ˈfɪŋɡəprɪnt]
noun
huella (f) digital or dactilar
transitive verb
[+person] tomar las huellas digitales or dactilares a; (Med) identificar genéticamente;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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