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Identifying and excising faulty accounts takes up more and more of their time as the country splinters again.

The subedar asked him for help in identifying and eliminating Uzbeks and other al Qaeda-linked fighters in North Waziristan.

Identifying targets for the lethal American drone attacks in Pakistan was always dangerous.

It did it by understanding what moves them, by identifying their most personal motivations (and fears).

Identifying patients with an infection, isolating them, and providing quality care, are the key methods needed to stop Ebola.

This distinction is very useful in identifying young birds and females, which are sometimes very much alike.

He must have had plenty of opportunity of identifying it, though he does not tell us whether he preserved it.

That suddenly altered tone had awakened an elusive memory, but neither of them could succeed in identifying it.

The plan of identifying people by their finger-prints, although at first used only on criminals, is now put to many other uses.

What identifying features does it have that will enable us to recognize it?


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On this page you'll find 87 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to identifying, such as: definitive, detailed, eloquent, expressive, illuminating, and pictorial.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.