For stove and greenhouse plants, orchids, ferns, &c., labels made of xylonite, zinc and other materials are also used.
He pasted raised labels on objects and made her fit the labels to the objects and the objects to the labels.
For ordinary purposes labels of wood of various sizes (sold in bundles) are the most convenient.
For permanent plants, as trees, roses, &c., metallic labels with raised type are procurable from dealers, and are neat, durable and convenient.
I'm just tired of the labels we slap on people who think independent of the 'in' crowd.
Permanent labels may also be made from sheet lead, the names being punched in by means of steel type.
These labels are numbered consecutively, and thus afford a guarantee of the genuineness and quality of the honey, the label enabling purchasers to trace the producer if needed.
For labels, &c., it is usual to mix sugar or glycerin with it to prevent it from cracking.
In historic events the so-called great men are labels giving names to events, and like labels they have but the smallest connection with the event itself.