Return-tag

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Return-tag a tag attached to a railway-car as evidence of its due arrival
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. retournerre-, back, tourner, to turn—L. tornāre, to turn.

Usage

In literature:

I returned to the kitchen and fastened this tag, conspicuously, on the lapel of the sleeper's coat.
"Rudder Grange" by Frank R. Stockton
Have front players run, tag front wall and return to seats, sit erect; mark score; others in a similar manner.
"My Book of Indoor Games" by Clarence Squareman
The successful tagger may then return to Ids home without danger of being tagged.
"Outdoor Sports and Games" by Claude H. Miller
That pupil is to try to tag "It" before he can return to his seat.
"School, Church, and Home Games" by George O. Draper
As in the case of the bear, if the keeper tags one of the players they exchange places and the keeper returns to the ring.
"Games and Play for School Morale" by Various
Should he be tagged before he can return with his trophy, the opponent scores one point.
"Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium" by Jessie H. Bancroft
They left their grips, receiving little brass tags in return, and then went to a restaurant where they had dinner.
"Ned Wilding's Disappearance" by Allen Chapman
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In news:

Return to Tiffany™ medium heart tag on a bracelet in sterlin.
Gifts: Engraved Gifts: Return to Tiffany™ medium heart tag on a bracelet in sterling silver, medium.
A disqualification tag team victory by Sheamus and the returning Rey Mysterio quickly became all about the 'Money'.
When Bernie Mihneski returned from Vietnam decades ago, his military dog tag s were left behind, lost somewhere in the war-torn country.
Soldier's World War II dog tag returned after 70 years.
Soldier's dog tag returned after 70 years.
Actor Peter O'Toole says he has decided on an epitaph for his tombstone — the text from a "Sorry, but " tag returned with a garment years ago.
"Miz TV" returned to SmackDown, with special guests WWE Tag Team Champions Team Hell No.
Items Tagged with ' returnable containers'.
Rutgers University research project offers rewards for return of tagged fish.
Gifts: Engraved Gifts: Return to Tiffany™ heart tag charm in sterling silver , small, on a chain.
Nevada wildlife officials say antelope hunters who drew tags in three prime areas ravaged by fires can return their tags and retain their bonus points for next year.
But the tags must be returned in person to a Nevada Department of Wildlife office, no later than 5 pm Tuesday.
It was given two green tags to help to identify it as an ocean-going sockeye salmon returning to freshwater to spawn and not a kokanee, a landlocked form of sockeye salmon.
The sockeye was identified with two green tags to indicate it was an ocean-going sockeye salmon returning to freshwater to spawn and not a kokanee, a landlocked form of sockeye salmon.
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In science:

More specifically, the TCP s ender attaches some information as tags to segments sent, whereby the TCP receiver can construct a proof from the segments and the corresponding tags received; the proof is then returned as part of the TCP acknowledgement for the sender to verify.
Efficient Defence against Misbehaving TCP Receiver DoS Attacks
Instead of a user presenting his or her tag to a reader once, leaving it present momentarily, and returning the tag to a pocket or other storage, users would have to repeatedly bring the access card within the range of the reader and back out again, introducing a high user burden into the authentication process.
We Can Remember It for You Wholesale: Implications of Data Remanence on the Use of RAM for True Random Number Generation on RFID Tags (RFIDSec 2009)
As mentioned above, hardware could be added to lock down a tag’s memory until it has time to return to a decayed state.
We Can Remember It for You Wholesale: Implications of Data Remanence on the Use of RAM for True Random Number Generation on RFID Tags (RFIDSec 2009)
Another closely related work , which developed OLAP-style algorithms to answer social queries such as returning all the tags of a given user.
SocialScope: Enabling Information Discovery on Social Content Sites
We consider a pseudo-random function h(xi , r) : (xi , r) (cid:55)→ si,r that takes in input the 128-bit Tag ID and the frame index r and returns a value in [1, R] In the generic rth TF, Tag i uses this function to select the slot to transmit, i.e. si,r = h(xi , r).
Pseudo-random Aloha for Enhanced Collision-recovery in RFID
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