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i·den·ti·fy

(ī-dĕn′tə-fī′)
v. i·den·ti·fied, i·den·ti·fy·ing, i·den·ti·fies
v. tr.
1.
a. To establish or recognize the identity of; ascertain as a certain person or thing: Can you identify what kind of plane that is? I identified the man at the next table as a famous actor.
b. Biology To determine the taxonomic classification of (an organism).
c. To ascertain as having a certain characteristic or feature: job candidates who are identified as overqualified; children who have been identified with hearing loss.
2. To consider as identical or united; equate: The Greek god Ares is identified with the Roman god Mars.
3. To associate or affiliate closely with: writers who are identified with modernism.
v. intr.
1. To consider oneself as sharing certain characteristics or attitudes as another: She identifies strongly with her grandmother.
2. To associate oneself with or admire something, such as a set of ideas: a language learner who identifies with a new culture.
3. To believe or assert that one belongs to a certain group or class: She identifies as a libertarian. He identifies as bisexual.

[Medieval Latin identificāre, to make to resemble : Late Latin identitās, identity; see identity + Latin -ficāre, -fy.]

i·den′ti·fi′a·ble adj.
i·den′ti·fi′a·bly adv.
i·den′ti·fi′er n.

identifier

(aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪə)
n
a person or thing that establishes the identity of someone or something
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.identifier - a symbol that establishes the identity of the one bearing it
symbol - an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Translations
identifikátor
tuvasti
identifikatorprimarni ključ

identifier

[aɪˈdentɪfaɪəʳ] Nidentificador m

identifier

n (Comput) → Bezeichner m
References in classic literature ?
Yet there was never a twin born in to this world that did not carry from birth to death a sure identifier in this mysterious and marvelous natal autograph.
Thus, this paper presents a brief introduction to author identifiers with special focus on the Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID).
The apps link a users' Advertising ID with other device identifiers that are difficult or impossible change and Google's policies allow developers to collect identifiers but prohibits combining the ID with hardware IDs without explicit user consent.
Over the first weekend of December, I skimmed through the many responses the FDA received for its "Product Identifiers Under the Drug Supply Chain Security Act Questions and Answers'"draft guidance (see "FDA Posts Two Final DSCSA Guidances And A Draft Product Identifier Q&A Document" and "FDA's Late Recommendation On Human Readable").
The iLink&Label iOS app is now available globally and includes updated functionality including advanced project control an import feature which enables project managers to securely share cable identifiers and select sub-sets of project data with subcontractors.
"An artist remasters the textures for presentation on a higher resolution display than envisioned in the original software, and stores them back in the data structure with their identifiers.
PushWizard records the mobile ad targeting identifiers on mobile devices in a privacy-safe manner and adds them to Stirista's Consumer Identity Graph.
Unlike key fobs or identification cards--which can be changed or replaced if stolen or compromised--fingerprints are unique, permanent biometric identifiers associated with the employee," the plaintiffs said in the complaint, a copy of which was obtained by (https://www.zdnet.com/article/wendys-faces-lawsuit-for-unlawfully-collecting-employee-fingerprints/) ZD Net .
In low- and middle-income settings, multiple unrelated patient identifiers and folder numbers are frequently used within different health facilities and across different health information systems, including primary healthcare clinics, hospitals, pharmacies and laboratories.
The SMPTE 24TB Open Binding of IDs Drafting Group created and published two new sets of standards and recommended practices: ST 2112-10 and RP 2112-11 for the Open Binding of Content Identifiers (OBID) and ST 2112-20 and RP 2112-21 for the Open Binding of Distribution Channel IDs and Timestamps.
Helsinki, Finland, May 03, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Ubisecure (www.ubisecure.com), a leading b2b Identity Services software provider and cloud services enabler, today announced it has gained accreditation from the Global Legal Identifier Entity Foundation (GLEIF) to issue and maintain Legal Entity Identifiers (LEI).