Biometrics Edit

An attempt is

the submission of a single set of biometric sample to a biometric system for identification or verification. Some biometric systems permit more than one attempt to identify or verify an individual.[1]

Criminal law Edit

An attempt to commit a crime, is an endeavor to accomplish it, carried beyond mere preparation, but falling short of execution of the ultimate crime.

References Edit

  1. Biometrics Identity Management Agency, Biometrics Glossary, at 5 (Ver. 5) (Oct. 2010) (full-text)