What does mug book mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mug file, mug book(noun)

    a file of mug shots (pictures of criminals that are kept on file by the police)


  1. mug book(Noun)

    A book containing mug shots, pictures of faces.


  1. Mug book

    A mug book is a collection of photographs of criminals, typically in mug shots taken at the time of an arrest. A mug book is used by an eyewitness to a crime, with the assistance of law enforcement, in an effort to identify the perpetrator. Research has shown that grouped photos result in less false-positives than individually displaying each photo. Mug book also has a meaning in genealogy and history, referring to local biographical histories published in the US in the late 19th century.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mug book in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mug book in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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