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tag

 [tag]
1. a small appendage, flap, or polyp.
2. label.
radioactive tag radioactive label.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tag

(tag),
1.
2. A small outgrowth or polyp.
3. In magnetic resonance imaging, a band of saturation that can be followed to detect tissue motion.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tag

(tăg)
n.
1. A small outgrowth or polyp.
2. A label or marker.
v.
1. To label or identify with a tag.
2. To incorporate into a compound a more readily detected substance whereby the compound can be detected and its metabolic or chemical history followed.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

TAG

Abbreviation for:
T antigen
Technical Advisory Group 
Thalassaemia Action Group
triacylglycerol
tumour antigen
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

tag

Dermatology A redundancy of mucocutaneous or other tissue. See Anal tag, Ear tag, Pleural tag, Skin tag Vox populi A label. See Blue tag, Pink tag, Yellow tag.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

tag

(tag)
1. See: label, tracer
2. A small outgrowth or polyp.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tag

(tag)
1. A small polyp or growth.
2. A label or tracer; or the application of a label or tracer.

hemorrhoidal tag

Remaining anal skin tag related to uneven postsurgical healing, spontaneous resolution of a previously enlarged external hemorrhoid, secondary to anal skin irritation, or external to an anal fissure.
See: sentinel pile

radioactive tag

A radioactive isotope that is incorporated into a chemical or organic material to allow its detection in metabolic or chemical processes. Synonym: radiolabel

sentinel tag

Sentinel pile.
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skin tag

A small outgrowth of skin, usually occurring on the neck, axilla, and groin.
See: illustration; acrochordonillustration
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

tag

(tag)
1. See: tracer
2. Small outgrowth or polyp.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Most of the microchip companies offer a plastic tag to go on your dog's collar that has the company's toll-free number on it.
The numbers listed in the quadrant are the RAID ID numbers of the tags, found in Table 1, the tag Index.
The purpose of this "orientation Scatterplot," shown in Figure 8, is to give a general overview of individual and comparative tag performance, in terms of "Read Rate Percentages," at 4 different orientations.
Concentrating on tag ownership transfer, we propose a privacy model which introduces strong adversaries, who have abilities to obtain the full information of readers, to authenticate tags, to observe the whole transfer process, and to corrupt tags.
In Section 2, we review the relevant work on tag ownership transfer, and then we describe the proposed model in Section 3.
(iv) Success slot (Algorithm 1 lines (20)-(21)) is when the CRC validates the received window and the tag ID is uniquely defined: rBC+W = k.
(vi) If a tag transmitted in the previous slot (SC = 0), it performs differently.
Comparison of the t-bar anchor tag and glue-on laminated label methods used to individually identify Crassostrea gigas adults over a period of 15 mo.
If you catch a fish with a conventional "streamer" tag and intend to release the fish, it's usually best to cut off the tag and retag the animal.
In QT [10], the reader maintains a tag ID prefix set Q which is a last in first out (LIFO) memory.