Definition of 'identification'
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Although formal identification has not been undertaken we have informed his family. The Sun (2016)The country's courts do not allow full identification of anyone involved in trials. Times, Sunday Times (2016)North Wales Police last night issued a public warning over the identification of the woman. The Sun (2016)Sure, there are no photos or names, just an identification number. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But there is an irony in the identification of his body. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The formal identification process is under way. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The only thing that was the same was the vehicle identification number. Christianity Today (2000)The basic problem was one of identification. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)There is also a problem of identification. Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)He held up his military identification card and dog tags to the camera to confirm his identity. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The victim had not been named last night as police were awaiting formal identification. Times, Sunday Times (2012)One group stopped us and asked to see our identification documents. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The human remains found in the barn were so badly burnt that no formal identification was possible. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Cyclists should have an identification number and pay towards the huge costs of cycle lanes and other cycling infrastructure. The Sun (2015)We first take a look at learning and then consider the identification of training needs and the formulation of learning objectives. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)Their identification cards had been removed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is an identification between the woman and the earth, both restless in sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of the outcomes was the need for African centres of excellence in disease diagnosis and identification. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Full identification is expected to take at least 12 months. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He realized fingerprints could solve the problem of identification that so troubled the British legal system. FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002)DNA sampling before burial at sea may be made compulsory to simplify identification if the body is washed ashore. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the Middle Ages bones were moved around and this makes definitive identification difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The gentlemen - a generous description - did not need any further identification in our carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He had dragged himself back from his work to make that first identification from photographs, viewed on a policeman's laptop. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What possible difference to any current opinions on the king, whether good or bad, could the identification of his body make? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Police said that the coroner would make a formal identification of both bodies using DNA, though this is expected to take weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'identification'
British English: identification /aɪˌdɛntɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ NOUN
When someone asks you for identification, they are asking to see something such as a passport which proves who you are.
The police asked him to show some identification.
- American English: identification
- Arabic: تـَحْقِيقُ الشَّخْصِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: identificação
- Chinese: 辨认
- Croatian: identifikacija
- Czech: identifikace
- Danish: identifikation
- Dutch: identificatie
- European Spanish: identificación
- Finnish: tunnistus
- French: identification
- German: Identifizierung
- Greek: προσδιορισμός ταυτότητας
- Italian: identificazione
- Japanese: 身分証明
- Korean: 확인
- Norwegian: identifisering
- Polish: identyfikacja
- European Portuguese: identificação
- Romanian: identificare
- Russian: идентификация
- Spanish: identificación
- Swedish: identifikation
- Thai: การแสดงตัว
- Turkish: kimlik
- Ukrainian: посвідчення особи
- Vietnamese: sự nhận dạng
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