biometrics

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

Definition of biometrics

  1. 1 :  biometry

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

First Known Use of biometrics

1902


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biometrics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction bio·met·rics \-ˈme-triks\

Medical Definition of biometrics

  1. 1:  biometry 1

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

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