dactyloscopy

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From Ancient Greek δάκτυλος (dáktulos, finger) + σκοπέω (skopéō, I look at).

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dactyloscopy (uncountable)

  1. The forensic analysis and comparison of fingerprints as a means of identification of individuals

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