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au·then·ti·cate

 (ô-thĕn′tĭ-kāt′)
tr.v. au·then·ti·cat·ed, au·then·ti·cat·ing, au·then·ti·cates
To establish the authenticity of; prove genuine: a specialist who authenticated the antique samovar. See Synonyms at confirm.

au·then′ti·ca′tion n.
au·then′ti·ca′tor n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

authentication

1. A security measure designed to protect a communications system against acceptance of a fraudulent transmission or simulation by establishing the validity of a transmission, message, or originator.
2. A means of identifying individuals and verifying their eligibility to receive specific categories of information.
3. Evidence by proper signature or seal that a document is genuine and official.
4. In evasion and recovery operations, the process whereby the identity of an evader is confirmed. See also evader; evasion; evasion and recovery; recovery operations; security.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.authentication - a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticityauthentication - a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity
marking, mark, marker - a distinguishing symbol; "the owner's mark was on all the sheep"
2.authentication - validating the authenticity of something or someoneauthentication - validating the authenticity of something or someone
validation, substantiation, proof - the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

authentication

noun
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Translations

authentication

[ɔːˌθentɪˈkeɪʃn] Nautentificación f, autenticación f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

authentication

[ɔːˌθɛntɪˈkeɪʃən] nauthentification f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

authentication

nBestätigung f, → Authentifizierung f (geh); (of signature, document)Beglaubigung f; (of manuscript, work of art)Echtheitserklärung f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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Aside from convincing advertisers to sell on its platform instead of with its competitors, Pinterest also said that some of its user growth was "negatively impacted" in mid-2018 after Facebook changed its log-in authentification system, which some on Pinterest use to access the platform.
Ainsi, tout service public necessitant la presence physique d'un citoyen tel que la legalisation de signature pourra etre effectue a distance a l'aide de signatures electroniques et d'une authentification multi facteurs, ce qui est de nature a accelerer mais aussi a faciliter l'acces aux services.Developpee par la start-up de technologie locale Algo Consulting Group (la Marocaine des e-services) qui a recu une subvention de Microsoft dans le cadre de l'initiative [beaucoup moins que]4Afrika[beaucoup plus grand que], cette solution d'administration en ligne utilise la machine learning, l'internet des objets et la blockchain.
Selotate highlighted that royalties would be distributed upon completion of the authentification process of full membership adding that registration of artistes was free.
This includes the development of contactless payments by card and mobile, online payment solutions, p2p-payments, immediate payments, electronic invoices (EBPP) and digital authentification solutions.
United States 1040 CTS Industries United States 1316 Cyngient United States 6634 Daco Solutions Ltd United Kingdom 6045 Dalian PuGuan New Material Co., Ltd China 2044 Dantex Corporation United States 335 See ad on page 85 DCM North America United States 3423 DCS USA United States 1340 D&K Coating Technologies, Inc United States 3643 Daetwyler Corporation United States 1348, 1428 Daven Manufacturing United States 2049 Davis-Standard, LLC United States 1453 De La Rue Authentification Solutions United States 6640 Deacro Industries Ltd.
Advocating the need for all banks operating in Oman to offer customers 'one time use virtual credit cards' as well as 'two-factor authentification' to safeguard credit cards from hackers, Barwani notes with regret that these are not yet commonplace in the sultanate.
Klarna said it is looking into ways to combat the scam and has changed its authentification process.
Unlike B2C travel, corporate travel involves many processes such as policy implementation, authentification, booking, reflecting to accounting system, etc.
This development might have large consequences on various aspects of the consumer mobile market, including core processes in the customer lifecycle such as activation, authentification and switching between different operators as well as potential new business models and sources of revenues driven by multi-connected devices.
Among their topics are demographic patterns distinctive of epidemic cemeteries in archaeological samples, characterizing funeral groups associated with plague epidemics, paleomicrobiology data: authentification and interpretation, human coprolites as a source for paleomicrobiology, the history of epidemic typhus, the paleomicrobiology of human tuberculosis, past intestinal parasites, the history of smallpox and its spread to human populations, and human lice in paleoentomology and paleomicrobiology.
2013, available online at <http://www.artnews.com/2013/01/02/ authenticating-picasso/> (last visited 30 April 2015); see also Picasso Authentification, 'Procedure', available at <http://www.picassoauthentification.fr/?lang=en> (last visited 30 April 2015).