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dactylography

the scientific study of fingerprints for purposes of identification.
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Unluckiest loser Julio Mariner (1977) The subsequent St Leger winner was knocked to the rear and did not find a clear run until too late, failing by a neck to catch Dactylographer
However, Dactylographer's second season did not live up to expectations as he managed to win only a conditions race at Lingfield, and he ended up going to stud in the US.
lA double at Ascot via Dactylographer and Royal Boxer sees Peter Walwyn reach a century for the third year in a row.