- relating to the analysis of biological data using mathematical and statistical methods
- relating to digital scanning of the physiological or behavioural characteristics of individuals as a means of identification: biometric fingerprinting
- relating to the statistical calculation of the probable duration of human life
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- biometry (def. 1).
- biometr(y) + -ics 1900–05