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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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Face Recognition is less reliable and its accuracy rate is still not up to the mark [11].
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The NEC Corporation, a broadband, internet, network provider and the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), a product research facility, have announced that their jointly proposed new face recognition technology has been adopted for the MPEG-7 standard to be published in the spring of 2004.
Scientists from NIST, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and Department of Defense (DOD) have completed the most comprehensive evaluation to date of commercially available face recognition systems, and concluded that the technology has made significant enhancements and inroads into the world of high tech security.