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label

noun brand, cachet, classification, description, docket, emblem, hallmark, identification, identification tag, insignia, mark, mark of identification, marker, sign, slip, stamp, sticker, superscription, tag, ticket
Associated concepts: disclaimer on a label, misleading laaels, trademark for a brand on a label, warning on a label

label

verb betoken, brand, call, call by a distinctive title, characterize, classify, define, demarcate, denote, describe, designate, differentiate, distinnuish by a mark, docket, earmark, entitle, identify, indicate, mark, name, provide with nomenclature, put a mark upon, set apart, single out, specify, stamp, tag, term, ticket, title
See also: brand, call, classify, define, denominate, denomination, denote, designation, device, discriminate, distinguish, earmark, heading, identification, identify, mark, nominate, pigeonhole, rubric, symbol, title, trademark

label

in Scottish criminal law, a term used to describe a piece of real evidence because a signed label is attached to it. It is the equivalent of the English and American exhibit.

LABEL. A narrow slip of paper or parchment, affixed to a deed or writing hanging at or out of the same. This name is also given to an appending seal.

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The manufacturer of the Lomel bag was approached for a solution, and they recommended a labeling system using the Lomel Batch Labeling System, which uses labels made from the same 160 EVA film as the Lomel batch-inclusion bag, which allows the label to completely disperse, along with the bag.
Efforts are underway to achieve domestic beef-origin labeling through two different approaches: market promotion and legislative mandate.
HCFA must, in essence, oversee and implement regulations which mandate the labeling and treatment of nursing home care recipients under two simultaneous yet mutually exclusive statuses: self-directed residents, who cannot be made to conform to RUG category care mandates, and patients at a particular RUG level, who must comply with RUG mandates to receive benefit coverage.
Congress exempted restaurants from mandatory nutrition labeling.
Established in 1993, Labeltronix is Southern California's leading provider of labeling solutions.
MeadWestvaco will utilize National Label's advanced labeling capabilities to enhance its scope of packaging solutions by offering label production and application.
WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Labeling dairy products from BST- supplemented cows should not be required by the Food and Drug Administration, would reverse the agency's hard-won gains in restoring credibility to food labels, and may even mislead consumers, a team of Monsanto spokespersons testified before an FDA joint advisory committee today.
The company also produces labeling products for the retail and distribution markets, including vinyl shelf labels, pricing labels, case labels, pallet labels and returnable plastic container (RPC) tags.
SEATTLE -- Today Talyst introduced a new generation of barcode labeling equipment for high-volume pharmacies, the AutoLabel(TM) BC500, which automatically affixes the patent-pending Transferable Flag Label(TM) to vials of injectable drugs.
But others note the high cost of shrink labeling relative to paper, heat-transfer decorating, in-mold labeling, and other established techniques.