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AFIS

[ ey-fis ]
/ ˈeɪ fɪs /
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noun Digital Technology.
Automated Fingerprint Identification System: a computerized methodology used to analyze digitized images of individual fingerprints and compare them to a database of stored images, in search of a potential exact or partial match.
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British Dictionary definitions for AFIS

AFIS

noun
Automated Fingerprint Identification System: a computer system that scans fingerprints from crime scenes and compares them with millions of others around the world
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