face recognition

noun

the ability of a computer to scan, store, and recognize human faces for use in identifying people

Nearby words

  1. face mask,
  2. face out,
  3. face pack,
  4. face powder,
  5. face presentation,
  6. face that launched a thousand ships, was this the,
  7. face the music,
  8. face time,
  9. face to face,
  10. face towel

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Examples from the Web for face recognition

  • Like I said, they'd started out as face-recognition cameras, but those had been ruled unconstitutional.

    Little Brother|Cory Doctorow