"labeling" in the verb sense
assign a label to designate with a label
"These students were labelled `learning disabled'"
2. tag, label, mark
attach a tag or label to
"label these bottles"
3. pronounce, label, judge
pronounce judgment on
"They labeled him unfit to work here"
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
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