facial recognition

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Noun1.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"
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
biometric authentication, biometric identification, identity verification - 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"
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But even if its citizens have such concerns, China's government wants to use facial recognition to create a vast national surveillance system.
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government initiative to regulate the proper use of facial recognition technology, informed first by a bipartisan and expert commission.
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The firm said that it has launched facial recognition capabilities on its mobile app across all smartphones.
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Mohammad Wasim is one of leading research professors in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and has been at the forefront of a research project involving facial recognition systems.
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