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  Words related to identification

Related / Similar Words: designation, recognition

 

Definition:
  • the act of designating or identifying something;
  • attribution to yourself (consciously or unconsciously) of the characteristics of another person (or group of persons);
  • the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering; "a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces"; "experimental psychologists measure the elapsed time from the onset of the stimulus to its recognition by t;
  • evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing;
  • the condition of having your identity established; "the thief''s identification was followed quickly by his arrest";

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    Hyponyms: diagnosis, diagnosing, identity, speaker identification, talker identification, ballistic identification, ballistic fingerprinting, bullet fingerprinting, biometric identification, biometric authentication, identity verification, imprint, positive identification, negative identification, facial profiling, fingerprint, linguistic profiling, profiling

     

    Derivational Morphology: name, identify, discover, key, key out, distinguish, describe, designate, denominate, place, recognize, recognise

     

     
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