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Encyclopedia

  • In the music industry, a record label is a brand and a trademark associated with the Most commonly, a record label is the company that manages such brands. — “Record label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Bottles of wine with labels. A label is a piece of paper, polymer, cloth, metal, or other material affixed to a container or article, on which is printed a legend, information concerning the product, addresses, etc. A label may also be printed directly on the container or article. — “Label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The boundaries between major and independent labels, and the definitions of each, differ from commentator to commentator. Independent labels have a long history of signalling developments in popular music,. — “Independent record label - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • As well sort them at once by size and livery: Vellum, tall copies, and the common calf Will hardly cover more diversity Than all your labels cunningly devised To class your unread authors. — “Middlemarch” by George Eliot
  • They were labelled, but the labels were yellow with age and the writing was nearly undecipherable. — “A Voyage to Arcturus” by David Lindsay
  • Here were not, as in other tombs, ignoble drawers, one above another, where thrift bestows its dead and labels them like specimens in a museum; all that was visible within the bronze gates was a gloomy-looking room, separated by a wall from the vault itself. — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • On that first evening Bolkonski spent with him, having mentioned the Commission for the Revision of the Code of Laws, Speranski told him sarcastically that the Commission had existed for a hundred and fifty years, had cost millions, and had done nothing except that Rosenkampf had stuck labels on the corresponding paragraphs of the different codes. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • I halted at a paint-shop and gazed into the window. I tried to read the labels on a couple of the tins, but it was too dark. Vexed with myself over this new whim, and excited–almost angry at not being able to make out what these tins held,–I rapped twice sharply on the window and went on. — “Hunger” by Knut Hamsun
  • On that first evening Bolkonski spent with him, having mentioned the Commission for the Revision of the Code of Laws, Speranski told him sarcastically that the Commission had existed for a hundred and fifty years, had cost millions, and had done nothing except that Rosenkampf had stuck labels on the corresponding paragraphs of the different codes. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy

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