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identifying

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

serving to identify as belonging to an individual or group
  • the marching band's striking black-and-silver uniforms serve as its identifying mark for thousands of parade spectators

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identifying

verb
present participle of identify

Synonyms & Antonyms of identifying (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to find out or establish the identity of
  • sufficient forensic evidence to allow investigators to identify the perpetrator

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2 to think of (something) in combination
  • for some reason, he always identified the color red with flowers

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“Identifying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/identifying. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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