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identify

verb

Definition of IDENTIFY

1
to find out or establish the identity of <sufficient forensic evidence to allow investigators to identify the perpetrator>
Synonyms distinguish, finger, ID, pinpoint, single (out)
Phrases put one's finger on
2
to think of (something) in combination <for some reason, he always identified the color red with flowers>
Related Words compare, equate, liken; group, join, lump (together), tie (together)

March 30, 2015
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