Definition of Biometric identification
1. Noun. The automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristics. "If a pin or password is lost or forgotten it can be changed and reissued but a biometric identification cannot"
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Specialized synonyms: Dna Fingerprint, Genetic Fingerprint, Automatic Face Recognition, Face Recognition, Facial Recognition, Fingerprint, Finger Scan, Finger Scanning, Iris Scanning, Signature Recognition, Retinal Scanning, Voiceprint
Generic synonyms: Identification
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Biometric Identification
Literary usage of Biometric identification
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Defending Secrets, Sharing Data: New Locks and Keys for Electronic Information (1993)
"Therefore, these tables and the following discussions of biometric identification systems represent only a snapshot of the field. ..."