one-to-many

In biometrics it is a type of fingerprint search that compares the minutiae from an unnamed biometric sample to a fingerprint minutiae database to determine if the reference already exists and to identify the sample.

See also AFIS.

Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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