biometric identification

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Noun1.biometric identification - the automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristicsbiometric identification - the automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristics; "negative identification can only be accomplished through biometric identification"; "if a pin or password is lost or forgotten it can be changed and reissued but a biometric identification cannot"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
DNA fingerprint, genetic fingerprint - biometric identification obtained by examining a person's unique sequence of DNA base pairs; often used for evidence in criminal law cases
automatic face recognition, face recognition, facial recognition - biometric identification by scanning a person's face and matching it against a library of known faces; "they used face recognition to spot known terrorists"
fingerprint - a print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger; often used for biometric identification in criminal investigations
finger scan, finger scanning - biometric identification by automatically scanning a person's fingerprints electronically
iris scanning - biometric identification by scanning the iris of the eye; "the structure of the iris is very distinctive"
signature recognition - biometric identification by automatically scanning a person's signature and matching it electronically against a library of known signatures
retinal scanning - biometric identification by scanning the retina of the eye; "identification by retinal scanning is complicated by eye movements"
voiceprint - biometric identification by electronically recording and graphically representing a person's voice; "voiceprints are uniquely characteristic of individual speakers"
identification - evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing
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A provider of high-precision biometric identification technologies, Neurotechnology, has launched the MegaMatcher Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS), a complete system for the deployment of large-scale multi-biometric projects.
com)-- The 2nd China International Biometric Identification Technology Exhibition 2014 (Biometric China 2014)-one of China's first special exhibitions on biometric identification as well as the most professional one in this line at present, which will be held in Asia's largest hall-Canton Fair Complex from May 12-14th, 2014.
Summary: German hackers said Monday they have been able to get past the new biometric identification .
The Department of Home Affairs (DHA) will allow banks access to the Home Affairs National Identification System (Hanis) to enable real-time biometric identification of current and prospective clients.
New Delhi, Sep 9 (ANI): Indian Railways have decided to install biometric identification system at its vital installations across the country.
In March 2005, Palm Beach County installed a Motorola Printrak Biometric Identification Solution (Printrak BIS) to help law enforcement officials solve more crimes and more accurately track and identify criminals.
Biometric identification: Mandates exploration of biometric identification systems for all entering and exiting the U.
Nasdaq: DBII), a leader in biometric identification systems and integration services has entered into an agreement which will enable DBI to offer its customers a range of fingerprint card scanners that will capture inked fingerprint images which can be archived or transmitted to an AFIS (Automated Fingerprint Identification System).
Since both Arete Image Software and Biometric Identification Inc.

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