Identikit
Identikit Identikit prop. n. [trademark] A set of images containing a wide variety of facial features, such as noses, hairlines, chins, etc. on transparencies which can be overlayed in combinations to build up a picture of a person; it is used by police agencies to create concrete images of a crime suspect from the descriptions of witnesses; the image created with the kit is also called an Identikit, or more properly an {Identikit picture}. [Trademark]

Syn: Identikit picture. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • identikit — idéntikit o identikit Esta voz, tomada del inglés identikit (picture), se emplea en algunos países americanos, como la Argentina, el Uruguay o el Ecuador, con el sentido de ‘imagen de una persona dibujada a partir de los rasgos físicos que… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • idéntikit — o identikit Esta voz, tomada del inglés identikit (picture), se emplea en algunos países americanos, como la Argentina, el Uruguay o el Ecuador, con el sentido de ‘imagen de una persona dibujada a partir de los rasgos físicos que describe quien… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • identikit — [ī den′tə kit΄] adj. 〚< Identi Kit, trademark for a set of transparencies depicting types of noses, eyes, etc. that can be combined variously to form a composite face /span> IDENTI(FICATION) + KIT1〛 like or suggesting a composite picture, as of… …   Universalium

  • identikit — [ī den′tə kit΄] adj. [< Identi Kit, trademark for a set of transparencies depicting types of noses, eyes, etc. that can be combined variously to form a composite face < IDENTI(FICATION) + KIT1] like or suggesting a composite picture, as of… …   English World dictionary

  • Identikit — est un film italien réalisé en 1974 par Giuseppe Patroni Griffi avec Elizabeth Taylor Lisa, Ian Bannen Richard, Mauro Perucchetti et Andy Warhol. Synopsis Taylor interprète une femme perturbée, qui est assassiné par un psychotique. Cette section… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • identikit — idèntikit m DEFINICIJA 1. slika ili crtež koga ili čega načinjena na pretpostavci 2. slika osumnjičenog dobivena aparatom ili rukom crtača koji radi prema podacima svjedoka; fotorobot ETIMOLOGIJA engl. Identi Kit© tvorničko ime proizvoda koji… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • identikit — ► NOUN trademark ▪ a picture of a person sought by the police, reconstructed from typical facial features according to witnesses descriptions. ► ADJECTIVE often derogatory ▪ very typical and ordinary; having few unique features …   English terms dictionary

  • Identikit — Filmdaten Originaltitel Identikit Produktionsland Italien …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Identikit — Infobox Film name = Identikit The Driver s Seat image size = caption = director =Giuseppe Patroni Griffi producer = Nello Meniconi Franco Rossellini writer = Muriel Spark (novel) Raffaele La Capria Giuseppe Patroni Griffi starring =Elizabeth… …   Wikipedia

  • identikit — i·den·ti·kit s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} 1. tecnica usata dalla polizia per ricostruire i lineamenti di una persona, combinando una serie di raffigurazioni di tratti somatici sulla scorta delle descrizioni dei testimoni; il ritratto ottenuto …   Dizionario italiano

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