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identification

Synonyms of identification in English:

noun

  • 1 the identification of the suspect
    recognition, singling out, pinpointing, naming;
    discerning, distinguishing
    informal fingering
  • 2 early identification of problems
    determination, establishment, ascertainment, discovery, diagnosis, divination;
    verification, confirmation
  • 3 may I see your identification?
    ID, (identity/identification) papers, bona fides, documents, credentials;
    ID card, identity card, pass, badge, warrant, license, permit, passport
  • 4 the identification of Nonconformity with Victorian values
  • 5 his identification with the music is evident
    empathy, rapport, relationship, fellow feeling, sympathetic cord
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