biometric

[ bahy-uh-me-trik ]
/ ˌbaɪ əˈmɛ trɪk /

adjective

pertaining to biometry.
pertaining to, noting, or using a person's unique physical and other traits for the purposes of identification and security: a biometric system;biometric readers;a biometric passport.

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British Dictionary definitions for biometric

biometric
/ (ˌbaɪəʊˈmɛtrɪk) /

adjective

  1. relating to the analysis of biological data using mathematical and statistical methods
  2. relating to digital scanning of the physiological or behavioural characteristics of individuals as a means of identificationbiometric fingerprinting
relating to the statistical calculation of the probable duration of human life
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