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a mark put on the skin of animals as a means of identification. In livestock several methods are used. Fire-branding with a hot iron is the traditional method for horses and cattle but is being supplanted by the much superior freeze branding. For sheep the branding of the surface of the fleece with tar or paint has been used for a long time but may have very damaging effects on the fleece and has been replaced by special branding formulations. See also tattooing.

brand cancer
a mass of granulation tissue at the site of a fire-brand. Is usually chronic inflammatory tissue.
brand register
a list of brands and owners maintained by a statutory authority to facilitate legal identification of animals.

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For apparel designers who pursue custom clothing labels, convenience, affordability, and quality are all important factors.
Love Follow Conquer is a clothing label for Liverpool fans which draws its influences from a retrospective understanding of one of the most successful clubs in British history.
Apposing grew rapidly in 2010, securing deals with Liam Gallagher's Pretty Green clothing label, Chester Zoo and the Liverpool Echo Arena.
Bravo has teamed up with Itatulyeetha Indongo and Tramagita to launch the "Ingozi" clothing label named after the Oshakati Combined School, which is by the way, known as Ingozi.
The event also paid off for two of the fashion designers who took part and have been selected to feature in ITV's Fashion Fixers, while another has been snapped up by a Birmingham-based clothing label.
But she can never put her name on a clothing label unless she gets permission from Liz Claiborne Co.
Alice Chadwick, who lives in London, has her own small clothing label, drawing inspiration from vintage fashion and other retro-chic fashions.
Tsubi is a fantastic, fun and innovative clothing label and a lifestyle created by a group of young Australian guys," notes Mr.
Next came clothing label Gucci, with Cadillac fourth.
Crime scene detectives found a number of items with the skeleton: a dime or ten cent piece minted in 1968, a Bulova watch, a gold signet ring imprinted with initials 'PMcG', a size-32A bra, panty-hose, seven buttons, part of a bag of rat poison, a clothing label and a plastic toy soldier.
Edun LIVE is a sub-brand of Edun Apparel Ltd, the socially conscious clothing label founded in 2005 by U2 singer Bono and his wife Ali Hewson.
Emma, from Chapel House in Newcastle, suffers from Asperger's Syndrome and had been badly bullied at school, but managed to beat her social phobia to become a Young Ambassador for The Princes' Trust while setting up her own clothing label, Brave and the Bold.

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