radiolabel

radiolabel

[rey-dee-oh-ley-buhl]
verb (used with object), radiolabeled, radiolabeling or (especially British) radiolabelled, radiolabelling. Chemistry.
label ( def 12 ).

Origin:
1950–55; radio- + label

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radiolabel ra·di·o·la·bel (rā'dē-ō-lā'bəl)
v. ra·di·o·la·beled or ra·di·o·la·belled, ra·di·o·la·bel·ing or ra·di·o·la·bel·ling, ra·di·o·la·bels or ra·di·o·la·bels
To tag a hormone, an enzyme, or other substance with a radiotracer. n.
A radiotracer.

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