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Vangie Beal
Last Updated May 24, 2021 7:36 am

Fingerprint Diagram

Bifurcation is also called ridge bifurcation. In biometrics and fingerprint scanning, bifurcation refers to the point in a fingerprint where a ridge divides to form two ridges.

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