A template is a digital representation of an individual’s distinct characteristics, representing information extracted from a biometric sample. Templates are used during biometric authentication as the basis for comparison.
A template is
|“||a guideline for a document outline and its contents. A template is used to record the work activities, discussions, findings, and specification to help achieve a common understanding. In addition it is used to provide a consistent look and feel to the project documentation.||”|
- ↑ NSTC Subcommittee on Biometrics, Biometrics Glossary, at 26 (Sept. 14, 2006) (full-text).
- ↑ California Office of Systems Integration, Definitions (full-text).