Medical Dictionary

dactyloscopy

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noun dac·ty·los·co·py \-ˈläs-kə-pē\

Medical Definition of dactyloscopy

plural

dactyloscopies

  1. :  identification by comparison of fingerprints; also :  classification of fingerprints

dactyloscopic

\ˌdak-tə-lə-ˈskäp-ik\play adjective

dactyloscopist

\-ˈläs-kə-pəst\play noun

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