identified

[ ahy-den-tuh-fahy, ih-den- ]SEE DEFINITION OF identified
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Ponds in the scrub could not easily be identified as channels.

I thought you identified—which man in the bank did you mean?

There is yet another object with which I have identified my tale.

They are twin plants of the forest, and are identified with its growth.

Jacob identified and swore to the property—Mr. Baxter was seized.

Do you not remember a flag that was on board the Dane--that by which we identified his nation?

So identified he was with Judas that he felt at times as if his breastbone was bursting.

Of the three other corpses, two were journeymen hatters; the third was not identified.

De Loubersac identified the speaker as a man in the employ of the Second Bureau.

They moved towards the black blot Bobinette had not yet identified.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, "regard as the same," from French identifier, from identité (see identity). Sense of "recognize" first recorded 1769. Meaning "make one (with), associate (oneself)" is from 1780. Sense of "serve as means of identification" is attested by 1886. Related: Identified; identifying.

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