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Synonyms for label

Synonyms for label

an identifying or descriptive slip

Synonyms

a name or other device placed on merchandise to signify its ownership or manufacture

to attach a ticket to

to set off by or as if by a mark indicating ownership or manufacture

to describe with a word or term

Synonyms for label

a brief description given for purposes of identification

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trade name of a company that produces musical recordings

a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction

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an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object

attach a tag or label to

distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom

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

References in classic literature ?
The druggist whose label had been found on the crumpled bit of paper now appeared on the stand, to make the position of my unhappy husband more critical than ever.
He paid for the arsenic, and took it away with him wrapped up in two papers, the outer wrapper being labeled with my name and address, and with the word 'Poison' in large letters--exactly like the label now produced on the piece of paper found at Gleninch.
We hear of them, and we see foreign labels on much luggage, but we find travellers instead of cosmopolites.
She recollected that the label BOOK was placed upon a book, and she repeated the process first from imitation, next from memory, with only the motive of love of approbation, but apparently without the intellectual perception of any relation between the things.
and pasting upon them labels with their names printed in raised letters.
After a while, instead of labels, the individual letters were given to her on detached bits of paper: they were arranged side by side so as to spell BOOK, KEY, &c.
I offer you the box and the label to take care of, but I'll take care of the paper.
They were in animated discussion on some subject which was dropped when he entered, and Mary was copying the labels from a heap of shallow cabinet drawers, in a minute handwriting which she was skilled in.
is right;" and then bent to look at Mary's labels and praise her handwriting.
I suppose you didn't make the boxes neither, nor yet the labels," he said to me in the voice of one shorn of belief in everything.
There were bundles of labels, cupboards, and drawers with compartments, and wire guards for the cupboards, to allow free access to the air whilst keeping out slugs, mice, dormice, and rats, all of them very curious fanciers of tulips at two thousand francs a bulb.
In New York we all wear labels, stating our incomes and prospects in clear lettering.
If acts such as these end up getting dropped - and it's expected two-thirds of the rosters at each label will be cut outright - the parent company owns the master tapes, but probably would offer most artists the option of buying back their work.
a leading developer and manufacturer of specialty printing equipment, today introduced its LX400 Color Label Printer.