Meaning of “unidentified” in the English Dictionary

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"unidentified" in British English

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uk /ˌʌn.aɪˈden.tɪ.faɪd/ us /ˌʌn.aɪˈden.t̬ə.faɪd/

whose name is not known or is being kept secret:

Police are investigating the death of an unidentified man whose body was found yesterday.
The airline is currently having merger talks with an unidentified rival.
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(Definition of “unidentified” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"unidentified" in American English

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unidentifiedadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˌʌn·ɑɪˈdent·əˌfɑɪd/

(of a person or image of a person) whose name is not known:

The photo shows the two leaders shaking hands, with an unidentified woman behind them.

(Definition of “unidentified” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)