Definitions of identification

  1. the act of designating or identifying something Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the condition of having your identity established; "the thief's identification was followed quickly by his arrest" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. attribution to yourself (consciously or unconsciously) of the characteristics of another person (or group of persons) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering; "a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces". Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. The act of identifying, or proving to be the same; also, the state of being identified. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A process by which an individual unconsciously endeavors to pattern himself after another. This process is also important in the development of the personality, particularly the superego or conscience, which is modeled largely on the behavior of adult significant others. Medical Dictionary DB
  8. An exaggerated introjection in which there is a definite, though usually unconscious, sense of oneness or psychic continuity with another person. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  9. The act of making or proving to be the same. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The act of proving to be the same. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. n. The act of identifying or proving the same. Cabinet Dictionary