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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.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006

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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Wines containing fewer than 10 ppm may be labeled "contains only naturally occurring sulfites--no sulfites added" or there may be no mention of sulfites at all.
For instance, in the U.S., players labeled "people of color" often start off in a neighborhood without good schools, part of the racist legacy of racial segregation and poverty that endures in the U.S.
While starving cells for various lengths of time, Simon and his colleagues labeled them with quantum dots.
It opposes mandatory labeling of genetically enhanced foods, saying it would be redundant, given the FDA's existing policy, which requires that biotech foods need only be labeled if they are significantly altered or if an allergen is introduced.
Prior to that, bottles were most often sold unlabeled from bins which were labeled and served in decanters.
The rule says that a food labeled "healthy" must have at least 10 percent of the Daily Value for vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, iron, protein, or fiber.
Rooney calls the racial allegations "baseless" and "ridiculous," saying the recording "wouldn't be labeled according to the race of the artists, just the violence of the lyrics." He also points to the fact that many black activist organizations have joined in supporting his bill.