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identification
American English: /aɪˌdɛn(t)əfəˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ʌɪˌdɛntɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of identification in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 1.1 (act of identifying) a sample has been sent to the lab for identification
    se ha enviado una muestra al laboratorio para su identificación
    Example sentences
    • In fact no positive identification of him is ever made.
    • The first step in the risk management process is risk identification.
    • Well, the whole process of identification actually takes place a few steps before DNA testing.
    1.2 (evidence of identity) See examples: have you got any other identification?
    ¿tiene algún otro documento que acredite su identidad?
    (before noun) identification bracelet
    brazalete (masculine) de identificación
    identification papers/documents
    papeles (masculine plural) /documentos (masculine plural) de identificación
    identification tag (American English) [formal]
    placa (feminine) de identidad
  • 2 (empathy, association) See examples:identification with somebody/something
    identificación (feminine) con alguien/algo
    he felt a close identification with the main character
    sentía una gran identificación con el protagonista
    se sentía muy identificado con el protagonista
    the identification of happiness with material wealth
    la identificación de la felicidad con la riqueza material
    Example sentences
    • Possibly this would add a sense of discomfort, and possibly an identification with imprisonment.
    • From the folk culture, adolescents receive a world view and an identification with a unique cultural system.
    • Their lifelong identification with the working class was forged during these years.
    Example sentences
    • The identification of order with law eliminates from public consciousness the very concept of the decentralized provision of order.
    • There is a tendency to associate case studies with qualitative research, but such an identification is not appropriate.
    • It also facilitated the identification of the church and of various church associations with the National Revolution.

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