Glossary

Electronic Identity Card (EID)

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The electronic identity card (eID) is an official electronic proof of one's identity. It also enables the possibility to sign electronic documents with a legal signature. The identity card has the format of a regular bankcard, with basic identity information in visual format, such as personal details and a photograph.
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URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_identity_card