voiceprint
noun Etymology: voice + fingerprint Date: 1962 an individually distinctive pattern of certain voice characteristics that is spectrographically produced

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • voiceprint — [vois′print΄] n. a pattern of wavy lines and whorls recorded by a device actuated by the sound of a person s voice: the pattern is supposed to be distinctive for each individual, like a fingerprint voiceprinting n …   English World dictionary

  • VoicePrint — Infobox TV channel name = VoicePrint logofile = VoicePrint.png logoalt = logosize = launch = 1990 closed date = picture format = share = share as of = share source = network = owner = The National Broadcast Reading Service Inc. slogan = country …   Wikipedia

  • voiceprint — {n.}, {technological}, {colloquial} The graphic pattern derived from converting an individual s voice into a visible graph used by the police for identification purposes, much as fingerprints. * /They have succeeded in identifying the murderer by …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • voiceprint — {n.}, {technological}, {colloquial} The graphic pattern derived from converting an individual s voice into a visible graph used by the police for identification purposes, much as fingerprints. * /They have succeeded in identifying the murderer by …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • voiceprint — noun technological colloquial the graphic pattern derived from converting an individual s voice into a visible graph used by the police for identification purposes, much as fingerprints. They have succeeded in identifying the murderer by using a… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • voiceprint — voiceprinting, n. /voys print /, n. a graphic representation of a person s voice, showing the component frequencies as analyzed by a sound spectrograph. [1960 65; VOICE + PRINT] * * * …   Universalium

  • voiceprint — noun A digitally recorded sample of a persons voice to be used as a means of identification …   Wiktionary

  • voiceprint — n. spectrographically produced voice characteristics which are individual to each voice …   English contemporary dictionary

  • voiceprint — noun a visual record of speech, analysed with respect to frequency, duration, and amplitude …   English new terms dictionary

  • voiceprint — voice•print [[t]ˈvɔɪsˌprɪnt[/t]] n. phn a graphic representation of a person s voice, showing the component frequencies as analyzed by a sound spectrograph • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

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