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Meaning of E-FIT in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD E-FIT

From Electronic Facial Identification Technique.
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PRONUNCIATION OF E-FIT

ˈiːfɪt play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF E-FIT

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E-Fit is a noun.
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WHAT DOES E-FIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

E-FIT

Electronic Facial Identification Technique is a computer-based method of producing facial composites of wanted criminals, based on eyewitness descriptions.

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The definition of E-FIT in the dictionary is a technique which uses psychological principles and computer technology to generate a likeness of a face: used by the police to trace suspects from witnesses' descriptions. Other definition of E-FIT is an image generated by this technique.

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE E-FIT

E-FIT
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Synonyms and antonyms of E-FIT in the English dictionary of synonyms

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E- FIT
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ई फिट
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Trends of use of E-FIT

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «E-FIT»

The term «E-FIT» is quite widely used and occupies the 51.129 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «E-FIT»

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A Dictionary in Sanskrit and English Translated Amended and ...
A Va'idya or physician, e. fit to fear, ^rftr Un'adi aff, and tut augment ; or fv^sr a Kandw&di root, to overcome, (disease,) aff. fVr. fWro^T f. (-ZT) Scorched rice. e. ffi ^r boiled rice, #far to go or resemble, ▽ aff. ; this word is variously read f»tfHJ4|, ...
autorHorace Hayman Wilson, 1832
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A Dictionary, Sanskrit and English: Together with a ...
E. “fit and W Tatpur. n. (-Il'q) The aggregate of the three fires &c. See E. I'fil and w. W Tatpur. f. (-111) The aggregate of the three fires maintained by the Brahman householder, viz. the Garbapatya, Ahavaniya and Dakshina, qq. vv. E. if?! and W  ...
autorHorace H. Wilson, Theodor Goldstücker, 1864
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A Dictionary in Sanscrit and English Translated, Amended and ...
To be protected or defended. E. fit before 5" to conceal, Wad. FREQ?! mfn. (-'H'2- T'IT-Tf) ' Assailed, attacked. ' Harassed, spoiled. ' Seized, arrested. ' Restrained, subdued, checked. E. fit before W to take, it aff'. M f. (-fi|':) Restraint, check, &c.
autorHorace Hayman Wilson, 1832
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Work and Mental Health in Social Context
The confluence of these two theoretical perspectives, Selye's general adaptation syndrome and Lewin's field theory, resulted in the development of the Person– Environment (P–E) Fit explanation of job stress (Caplan et al. 1975; Van Harrison  ...
autorMark Tausig, Rudy Fenwick, 2011
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The Blackwell Handbook of Personnel Selection
Person–environment (P–E) fit, or the match between individuals and their environment, has been the focus of much research in the past thirty years. Few researchers have addressed the possible role of P–E fit in personnel selection.
autorArne Evers, Neil Anderson, Olga Smit-Voskuijl, 2009
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Memory in the Real World
Better results are achieved using systems based on computer graphics such as E -fit (Electronic Facial Identification Technique). The witness' verbal description is matched against a library of features and a seamless composite is constructed ...
autorGillian Cohen, 1996
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Applying Psychology to Forensic Practice
Despite this finding, Photo-fit has been superseded for some time by computerized facial composite systems, such as the Electronic Facial Identification Technique (E-FIT). E-FIT was developed jointly by the Home Office Scien~ tific Research ...
autorAdrian Needs, Graham J. Towl, 2008
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The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology: Volume II: Memory for ...
241). E-Fit Are the negative results unique to Mac-a-Mug Pro, or are they common to all face con- struction software? Both Koehn and Fisher (1997) and Kovera et al. (1997) speculate that a composite system that made more concessions to a ...
autorR.C.L. Lindsay, David F. Ross, J. Don Read, 2013
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Handbook Of Eyewitness Psychology 2 Volume Set
241). E-Fit Are the negative results unique to Mac-a-Mug Pro, or are they common to all face con- struction software? Both Koehn and Fisher (1997) and Kovera et al. (1997) speculate that a composite system that made more concessions to a ...
autorRod C. L. Lindsay, David F. Ross, J. Don Read, 2014
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TelE-Learning: The Challenge for the Third Millennium
Austria is translating the objectives of the EU action plan into practical actions through its e-Fit Austria programme. e-Fit Austria is seen as a platform for numerous initiatives and projects dealing with future- oriented topics in education , science ...
autorDon Passey, Mike Kendall, 2002
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «E-FIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term E-FIT is used in the context of the following news items.
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E-fit released of stalking suspect after 17-year-old girl followed "for …
A TERRIFIED teenager has alerted police after being stalked by a man in Bournemouth for several months. Officers said the offender has made ... «Bournemouth Echo, Jul 15»
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Detectives release e-fit of burglar caught 'living' in Portchester home
THIS e-fit has been released by detectives hunting a burglar caught 'living' in a home. It comes as a neighbour checking a home in Castle ... «Portsmouth News, Jul 15»
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E-fit image released of suspected pervert who exposed himself to …
Police release an e-fit of the man who is suspected of luring three young girls into the woods and then exposing himself to them. Do you ... «On The Wight, Jul 15»
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Kent Police release e-fit in connection to alleged assault in Millmead …
Detectives have released an e-fit of a man they would like to speak to after a woman was grabbed from a phone box in Margate. The woman in ... «Kent Online, Jul 15»
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Man admits lying to police investigating Redwan El-Ghaidouni murder
Police have issued an e-fit of the man and say he may hold crucial information. A £50,000 reward remains on offer for information leading to the ... «getwestlondon, Jul 15»
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E-fit issued in hunt to find Westcliff knifeman
POLICE have issued an e-fit of a man they want to identify in relation to a stabbing in Westcliff. A 35-year-old man was stabbed in the arm with a ... «Halstead Gazette, Jul 15»
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E-fit released after two burglaries in Milton Keynes
An E-fit of a man police would like to speak to in connection with two burglaries in Milton Keynes has been released. Both offences, which ... «CitiBlog, Jul 15»
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E-fit image issued after robbery of woman, 76
Police have released an e-fit image of a man they want to speak to in connection with the robbery of a 76-year-old woman. The victim was on ... «Bradford Telegraph and Argus, Jul 15»
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E-FIT: Police release images of man linked with two burglaries in …
Thames Valley Police has today released an E-fit of a man they would like to speak to in connection with two burglaries in Milton Keynes. «MK News, Jul 15»
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Serial flasher: GMP issue e-fit of Bolton perv who exposed himself …
Bolton's serial flasher, who exposed himself to a 14-year-old girl and four women between 23 and 41 in just six hours, is still on the loose but ... «Mancunian Matters, Jul 15»
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