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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The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission said on Friday that some biometric identification kits have failed in the Ugenya by-election.
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The draft law proposes to use tools of modern science to control and detect the perpetrators of crime through the establishment of a database for biometric identification of voice, eye, face, hand, teeth and others.
BIODIT specializes in the development of the most advanced biometric access control and working time systems based on biometric identification. Among its products are biometric locks for wireless access control, anti-theft device and others.
"These cities were chosen based on their airports' technological capabilities, possession of the necessary equipment, including the equipment for biometric identification," the committee said.
Police combed the area and targeted 25 homes and make biometric identification of 40 persons during the search operation.
The biometric identification system is also being integrated into connected cars.
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Tascent provides multimodal biometric identification systems, with particular emphasis on the iris modality.

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