|1.||[ noun ] the act of designating or identifying something|
|Related terms:||determination diagnosis|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of designating or identifying something|
|Related terms:||determination naming diagnosis numeration designate name|
|3.||[ noun ] the attribution to yourself of the characteristics of others|
"his identification with his father shaped his entire life"
|4.||[ noun ] evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing|
|Related terms:||evidence number biometric_authentication ID green_card facial_profiling personal_identification_number imprint positive_identification negative_identification fingerprint linguistic_profiling profiling ballistic_fingerprinting name|
|5.||[ noun ] the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering|
|Related terms:||memory identity speaker_identification identify|
|6.||[ noun ] the condition of having your identity established|
"the thief's identification was followed quickly by his arrest"
|Related terms:||condition name|
|7.||[ noun ] attribution to yourself (consciously or unconsciously) of the characteristics of another person (or group of persons)|
|Related terms:||identity identify|