Associations to the word «Footprint»


FOOTPRINT, noun. The impression of the foot in a soft substance such as sand or snow.
FOOTPRINT, noun. Space required by a piece of equipment.
FOOTPRINT, noun. (computing) The amount of hard drive space required for a program.
FOOTPRINT, noun. (computing) The audit trail left by a crashed program.
FOOTPRINT, noun. Profession or lifestyle.
FOOTPRINT, noun. The surface space occupied by a structure.
FOOTPRINT, noun. A company's geographic market presence.
FOOTPRINT, noun. The ecological impact of a human activity, machine, etc.
FOOTPRINT, noun. Availability of a satellite from the ground.

Dictionary definition

FOOTPRINT, noun. A mark of a foot or shoe on a surface; "the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the window".
FOOTPRINT, noun. A trace suggesting that something was once present or felt or otherwise important; "the footprints of an earlier civilization".
FOOTPRINT, noun. The area taken up by some object; "the computer had a desktop footprint of 10 by 16 inches".

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