radio-tag

verb
ra·​dio-tag | \ ˈrā-dē-ō-ˌtag \
radio-tagged; radio-tagging; radio-tags

Definition of radio-tag

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: to attach a radio transmitter to (an animal) tracked the movements of a radio-tagged owl

First Known Use of radio-tag

1951, in the meaning defined above

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