Associations to the word «Label»
LABEL, noun. A small ticket or sign giving information about something to which it is attached or intended to be attached.
LABEL, noun. A name given to something or someone to categorise them as part of a particular social group.
LABEL, noun. A company that sells records.
LABEL, noun. (computing) A user-defined alias for a numerical designation, the reverse of an enumeration.
LABEL, noun. (computing) A named place in source code that can be jumped to using a GOTO or equivalent construct.
LABEL, noun. (heraldiccharge) A charge resembling the strap crossing the horse’s chest from which pendants are hung.
LABEL, noun. (obsolete) A tassel.
LABEL, noun. A piece of writing added to something, such as a codicil appended to a will.
LABEL, noun. A brass rule with sights, formerly used with a circumferentor to take altitudes.
LABEL, noun. (architecture) The projecting moulding by the sides, and over the tops, of openings in mediaeval architecture.
LABEL, noun. In mediaeval art, the representation of a band or scroll containing an inscription.
LABEL, verb. (transitive) To put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something).
LABEL, verb. (transitive) To give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing.
LABEL, verb. (biochemistry) To replace specific atoms by their isotope in order to track the presence or movement of this isotope through a reaction, metabolic pathway or cell.
LABEL CLOUD, noun. (Internet) tag cloud
LABEL CLOUDS, noun. Plural of label cloud
LABEL, noun. A brief description given for purposes of identification; "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture".
LABEL, 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".
LABEL, noun. A radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction.
LABEL, noun. An identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object.
LABEL, verb. Assign a label to; designate with a label; "These students were labelled `learning disabled'".
LABEL, verb. Attach a tag or label to; "label these bottles".
LABEL, verb. Pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here".
LABEL, verb. Distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom.
LABEL, verb. Distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions.
Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.