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biometry

 [bi-om´ĕ-tre]
the application of statistical methods and measurement methods to biological phenomena.

biometrics

(bī′ō-mĕt′rĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
1. The statistical study of biological phenomena.
2. The measurement of physical characteristics, such as fingerprints, DNA, or retinal patterns, for use in verifying the identity of individuals.

bi′o·met′ric, bi′o·met′ri·cal adj.
bi′o·met′ri·cal·ly adv.

biometrics

Informatics
Electronic capture and analysis of biological characteristics—e.g., fingerprints, facial structure or iris—acting as a security alternative to passwords.

Medspeak
(1) The statistical analysis of biologic phenomena—e.g., life events, such as births and deaths.
(2) Calculation of life expectancy.

Molecular biology
The statistical study of biological events.

biometrics

Health informatics Electronic capture and analysis of biological characteristics–eg, fingerprints, facial structure or patterns in the eye. See Authentication.

biometrics

The statistical study of biological data.

biometry

or

biometrics

the analysis of biological data by means of statistical or mathematical techniques.

biometrics (bī´ōmet´riks),

n the science of the application of statistical methods to biologic facts.

biometrics, biometry

the application of statistical methods to biological data.
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As it require registering all the Ten Fingerprints of the person, Fingerprint Registration is the most important part of the process and requiring quality Fingerprint Scanner for fast and better registration.
SECURITY Nursery proprietor Abeer Bafaqih (centre), Nicola Rees and her daughter Caitlin, two, use the new fingerprint scanner at the Daisy Day Nursery in Llanishen.
Above, from left, nursery manager Charlotte Tims and Dr Eleanor Parker with baby Hannah trying out the new fingerprint scanner installed at Wonder Years Day Nursery in Foleshill, Coventry.
Under the system, users seeking access to the facilities in question swipe their smart cards in front of a traditional short-wave radio frequency reader for initial authentication, then immediately apply their fingers to a fingerprint scanner for a secondary read.
The application combines smart card technology with account balance, transaction history and fingerprint reference data embedded on the smart card, and fingerprint recognition by a fingerprint scanner to provide ATM and cash-dispensing capabilities.
Sony's previous Xperia phones always had the fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button on the edge.
Vivo has showcased the first smartphone featuring an in-display fingerprint scanner at CES 2018.