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Biometrics[edit | edit source]

Data capture is the process of acquiring one or more raw biometric samples from a subject. Data capture is the process by which data is collected and stored in machine-readable form.

General[edit | edit source]

Data capture is

the conversion of information provided by a respondent into electronic format suitable for use by subsequent processes.[1]
[t]he process of collecting and encoding data for entry into a computer system.[2]

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