biometrics


biometrics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction \-ˈme-triks\

Definition of BIOMETRICS

1
:  biometry
2
:  the measurement and analysis of unique physical or behavioral characteristics (as fingerprint or voice patterns) especially as a means of verifying personal identity

First Known Use of BIOMETRICS

1902

bio·met·rics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction \-ˈme-triks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BIOMETRICS

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