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identity paradenoun [C]

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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 witnessrecognizes that ​person
(Definition of identity parade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “identity parade”
in Chinese (Simplified) (让目击者从中认出嫌疑人的)辨认队列…
in Chinese (Traditional) (讓目擊者從中認出嫌疑犯的)辨認隊列…
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