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footprint

Paediatrics
The inked impression of the plantar surface of an infant’s foot and toes placed on an official document, which may be needed for  supplementary identification as it reflecs the infant’s unique dermatoglyphic pattern.

Vox populi
A popular term for the surface area occupied by a fixed object or piece of equipment.

footprint

An impression of the foot, esp. an ink impression used for identification of infants.
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Star performance Fergus Sweeney, with no steering, winning on Carbon Hoofprint
Hoofprints in the Sand is a rich tale of a family that happens to be in the business of harness racing.
Last year's Highflyer Bloodstock Four Years Old Novices' Chase at Warwick produced an outstanding winner in Alan king's Voy Por Ustedes and Jack The Giant can follow in his hoofprints today, writes Stable Boy.
1855: The ''Devil's Footprints'' appeared in snowbound South Devon - 100 miles of cloven hoofprints, eight inches apart in a single line and measuring four inches by two.
1855: The "Devil's Footprints" appeared in snowbound South Devon - an estimated 100 miles of cloven hoofprints, eight inches apart in a single line and measuring four inches by two, reported from more than 30 different locations.
aspirations to follow in hoofprints of Frankel and but that is for next year.
NEWSBOYS SAYS: KINGSBARNS is taken to follow in the hoofprints of St Nicholas Abbey and Camelot to give Aidan O'Brien a third Racing Post Trophy in the last four years.
Aiming to follow in Grands Crus' hoofprints this term will be Dynaste, another with form at the highest level in staying hurdles who will embark on a career over fences.
Aidan O'Brien's Camelot is bidding to follow in the hoofprints of Sea The Stars three years ago by adding the premier Classic to his earlier victory in the 2000 Guineas.
Aidan O'Brien's Camelot is bidding to follow in the hoofprints of Sea The Stars three years ago by adding the premier Classic to his earlier victory in the 2000 Guineas, However, Andrew Balding's Bonfire can spoil the party and help his train emulate his father Ian, who famously sent out the great Mill Reef to victory in 1971.
When general manager Paul Hensey walked the track yesterday he found two sets of hoofprints on the course three days before its next meeting.