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English definition of “identity parade”

identity parade

noun [C] uk   UK (US lineup) us  
a row of people, including a person who is believed to have committed a crime, who are shown to a witness (= person who saw the crime) to find out if the witness recognizes that personRelating to detection and solving crimes
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