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face-recognition softwarenoun [U]

uk   /ˌfeɪs.rek.əɡˈnɪʃ.ən ˌsɒft.weər/ us   /ˌfeɪs.rek.əɡˈnɪʃ.ən ˌsɑːft.wer/ also facial-recognition software, uk   /ˌfeɪ.ʃəl.rek.əɡˈnɪʃ.ənˌsɒft.weər/ us   /-ˌsɑːft.wer/
software that can recognize a person from a digital image of their face: Face-recognition software allows you to log into your computer using your face as your password.
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