Definition of ident in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈīdent/


Short for identification, especially in informal or technical use.
Example sentences
  • It is one of ‘I see this as an ident [a match] because I have been doing this longer than you.’
  • ‘Additional idents on the Red Dragon's escorts,’ Garcia said.
  • Three minutes later, the controller advised the pilot of the other airplane that the Piper was at 8,200 feet and that there were no further idents.

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Syllabification: ident

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