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verb [transitive] tag pronunciation in American English /tæɡ/
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  1. 1
    to attach a small piece of paper or other material to something to give information about it
    Every item is tagged with a number that identifies it.
  2. 4
    informal to describe someone or something in a particular way
    Some of the children were already tagged as troublemakers.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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