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identifier (aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪə Pronunciation for identifier



  1. a person or thing that establishes the identity of someone or something

Example Sentences Including 'identifier'

A unique identifier numbering system would have helped confirm that similar listings referred to the same trial.
British Medical Journal (2002)
Mr Ruddock said the Government believed its DVS proposal would be more effective than an Australia Card-like single number identifier.
The Australian (2005)
The word " identifier " was later replaced with "locator," leading to the acronym that is used today," URL.
John Cassidy DOT.CON (2001)
Tyre brands are occasionally changed for same reason WINDOWS/ SEATBELTS Many models have " identifier " codes etched into glass.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)
`Our auditors had quite a good tool, an IFRS difference identifier ," says Coleman.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
uk domain as'the best possible compromise ' between a country domain and no Scottish internet identifier at all.
Glasgow Herald (2001)


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