Definitions for footprint

Definitions for (noun) footprint

Main entry: footprint

Definition: the area taken up by some object

Usage: the computer had a desktop footprint of 10 by 16 inches

Main entry: step, footmark, footprint

Definition: a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface

Usage: the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the window

Main entry: footprint

Definition: a trace suggesting that something was once present or felt or otherwise important

Usage: the footprints of an earlier civilization

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