imprint

[n. im-print; v. im-print]
noun
1.
a mark made by pressure; a mark or figure impressed or printed on something.
2.
any impression or impressed effect: He left the imprint of his thought on all succeeding scholars.
3.
Bibliography.
a.
the name of a book's publisher printed on the title page or elsewhere, usually with the place and date of publication.
b.
the statement of such information in a bibliographic description of a printed work.
c.
a name, title, or other designation by which all or certain specific books of a publisher are identified.
4.
any marketing name used by a company or organization for a product line; brand or label.
5.
the printer's name and address as indicated on any printed matter.
verb (used with object)
6.
to impress (a quality, character, distinguishing mark, etc.).
7.
to produce (a mark) on something by pressure.
8.
to bestow, as a kiss.
9.
to fix firmly on the mind, memory, etc.
10.
Animal Behavior, Psychology. to acquire or establish by imprinting.
11.
to make an imprint upon.
verb (used without object)
12.
to make an impression; have an effect.

Origin:
1325–75; im-1 + print; replacing Middle English empreynten < Middle French empreinter, derivative of empreinte, feminine past participle of empreindre < Latin imprimere to impress1

reimprint, verb (used with object)
unimprinted, adjective
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imprint
 
n
1.  a mark or impression produced by pressure, printing, or stamping
2.  a characteristic mark or indication; stamp: the imprint of great sadness on his face
3.  the publisher's name and address, usually with the date of publication, in a book, pamphlet, etc
4.  the printer's name and address on any printed matter
 
vb
5.  to produce (a mark, impression, etc) on (a surface) by pressure, printing, or stamping: to imprint a seal on wax; to imprint wax with a seal
6.  to establish firmly; impress; stamp: to imprint the details on one's mind
7.  (of young animals) to undergo the process of imprinting
 
im'printer
 
n

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imprint
late 14c., from O.Fr. empreinter, from empreinte, noun use of fem. pp. of eimpreindre "to impress, imprint," from V.L. *impremere, from L. imprimere "to impress, imprint" (see impress).
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Example sentences
The museum has already begun a book series under its own imprint.
The more they are used, the more the imprint wears away until it is gone and
  the coin is worthless.
One is still trying to get rid of the cultic imprint on her.
The composite product bears the imprint of his personality, but he borrows more
  than he creates.
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