[v] consider to be equal or the same; "He identified his brother as one of the fugitives"
[v] recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something; "She identified the man on the"wanted" poster"
[v] identify as in botany or biology, for example
[v] consider (oneself) as similar to somebody else; "He identified with the refugees"
[v] conceive of as united or associated; "Sex activity is closely identified with the hypothalamus"
[v] give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property; "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"; "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"