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BIOMETRICS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does biometrics mean? 

BIOMETRICS (noun)
  The noun BIOMETRICS has 1 sense:

1. a branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis

  Familiarity information: BIOMETRICS used as a noun is very rare.


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BIOMETRICS (noun)


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Meaning:

A branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Synonyms:

biometrics; biometry; biostatistics

Hypernyms ("biometrics" is a kind of...):

statistics (a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters)

bioscience; life science (any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms)


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