(noun) A set of labelsapplied to the variousobjectsin a system.
(noun) The introduction of a traceablechemicalgroup (e.g., containing anisotope or a fluorescent dye) into a protein or other biomolecule of interestso it canbetracked or quantified during experimentalanalysis.
(verb)Presentparticiple of label.
(noun) a piece of paper, card, or other material attached to an object to identify it or give instructions or details concerning its ownership, use, nature, destination, etc; tag
(noun) a brief descriptive phrase or term given to a person, group, school of thought, etc
(noun) a word or phrase heading a piece of text to indicate or summarize its contents
(noun) a trademark or company or brand name on certain goods, esp, formerly, on gramophone records
(noun) a charge consisting of a horizontal line across the chief of a shield with three or more pendants: the charge of an eldest son
(noun) a group of characters, such as a number or a word, appended to a particular statement in a program to allow its unique identification
(noun) a radioactive element used in a compound to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction
(verb) to fasten a label to
(verb) to mark with a label
(verb) to describe or classify in a word or phrase
(verb) to make (one or more atoms in a compound) radioactive, for use in determining the mechanism of a reaction
Use "labeling" in a sentence
"But this labeling is actually consistent with the definition, only now the political affiliation has switched."
"If our labeling is actually helping us get closer to the truth, then we should pursue it full-steam."
"Front-of-package nutrition labeling is one of the hottest topics in food marketing today."