identifying identifying adj. 1. serving to distinguish or identify an object, person, species or group; as, we were asked to describe any identifying marks or distinguishing features. [prenominal]

Syn: distinguishing, distinctive. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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