negative identification

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Noun1.negative identification - evidence proving that you are not who you say you are not; evidence establishing that you are not among a group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to rejection; "a system for negative identification can prevent the use of multiple identities by a single person"
identification - evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing
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Thus, we could induce among our Chinese participants many points of positive and negative identification with these countries.
The same MALDI-TOF technology and the API Gram negative Identification product (bioMerieux) were used for confirmatory identification of bacteria.
Neurotechnology delivered the second fastest iris matching algorithm overall with the only faster submission generating a three times higher False Negative Identification Rate (FNIR) or "miss rate," when set at the same False Positive Identification Rate (FPIR) or "false alarm rate" level.
The training box has five carrier cards that yield a positive identification and 10 that produce a negative identification.
Regulation is implemented optionally by way of a pressure regulator and load-sensing function, or by an electrical proportional adjustment with positive and negative identification.
If the dog trailed but did not identify either the target person or the decoy, a negative identification was noted.