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Synonyms for fingerprint

a print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger

a generic term for any identifying characteristic

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a smudge made by a (dirty) finger

take an impression of a person's fingerprints

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Visteon's Fingerprint Identification System stores mathematical templates of authorized fingerprints, allowing only users who are programmed into the system to open doors, access interior compartments and start the vehicle.
However, using the FBI's Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS), law enforcement officers learned of wanted charges for a drug-related murder of another 18-year-old in Greenville, South Carolina.
provider of Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS), supplying law enforcement and civil identification systems to 28 states, numerous local government agencies and several other Federal agencies.
With IAFIS, the FBI replaced a 64-year-old fingerprint identification process that was not serving law enforcement needs with a system that provides timely and accurate identification services in a paperless environment.
AFIS/FBI forms one segment of the Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS) and will act in conjunction with other segments of IAFIS to provide a comprehensive identification system.
Among all biological identification technologies, the fingerprint identification technology is the most mature and most widely used.
The office proposed a series of safeguards for fingerprint identification records of the Ontario government's social assistance programs.
The FBI's Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System will provide fast and accurate identification services in a paperless environment that allows law enforcement officials to match suspects with criminal records faster and more accurately.
Cogent") certain rights relating to the Automated Fingerprint Identification System ("AFIS") developed by Cogent.
The fingerprint identification technology and product still situated the leading position in China biological identification industry, besides the palm identification, the other identification technologies all situated in the preliminary popularization period.
The creation of the National Crime Information Center (NCIC), the Uniform Crime Reports (UCR), and fingerprint identification services achieved this goal.
NEC Corporation of America, a premier provider of IT, network and telephony solutions, announced today that the Metro-Nashville, Tennessee Police Department has successfully identified more than 170 latent palm prints since the installation of NEC's state-of-the-art Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) with palm matching functionality.
In this research, Frost & Sullivan's expert analysts thoroughly examine the following markets: non-automated fingerprint identification systems automated fingerprint identification systems facial recognition, hand geometry, voice verification, and signature verification.
The SID products support image capture, quality control, SID fingerprint enrollment, SID template generation, SID fingerprint identification and verification.