A mark or indentation made by pressure; the figure or image of anything imparted by pressure, or as if by pressure; stamp; impression; hence, any distinguishing form or character.noun
To press upon or against; stamp in; mark by pressure; make an impression upon.
Hence To affect forcibly, as the mind or some one of its faculties; produce a mental effect upon: as, to
To produce or fix by pressure, or as if by pressure; make an impression of; imprint, literally or figuratively: as, to
Hence To stamp deeply on the mind; fix by inculcation.
To be stamped or impressed; fix itself.noun
In electricity, to apply electromotive force to (a circuit) from some outside source or to create difference of potential in (a conductor).