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LABEL





Definition:

  1. [noun] a brief description given for purposes of identification; "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture"

  2. [noun] trade name of a company that produces musical recordings; "the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent"
    Synonyms: recording

  3. [noun] a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction

  4. [noun] an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object

  5. [verb] assign a label to; designate with a label; "These students were labelled `learning disabled'"

  6. [verb] attach a tag or label to; "label these bottles"
    Synonyms: tag, mark

  7. [verb] pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
    Synonyms: pronounce, judge

  8. [verb] distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom

  9. [verb] distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions

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