un·​tagged | \ ˌən-ˈtagd How to pronounce untagged (audio) \

Definition of untagged

: not provided with or as if with a tag : not tagged untagged merchandise

Examples of untagged in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But there was still data scattered in the wind, untagged, unmapped, untracked. Will Evans, Wired, 18 Nov. 2021 The devices capture video of both tagged and untagged fish that gives researchers a better understanding of shark density in the region. BostonGlobe.com, 23 May 2021 Part of the problem is dark data — unquantified, siloed and untagged data sets that are a side effect of sprawling systems and missing metadata. Forbes, 1 Mar. 2021 Licensing your dog is a state law, and fines are levied for untagged dogs. Sam Boyer, cleveland, 4 Dec. 2020 Finding the untagged rhinos was more difficult, and required the researchers to roam the landscape looking for the animals. National Geographic, 9 Apr. 2020 The discrepancy strongly suggested that the oxpeckers on the untagged rhinos were warning their hosts about the scientists’ presence. National Geographic, 9 Apr. 2020 Just got to trot: While patrolling Cow Bayou for water safety violations, Orange County wardens encountered an untagged saltwater trotline and picked it up. John Goodspeed, ExpressNews.com, 26 Dec. 2019 Tainted Love Harris County game wardens were called to assist the Houston Police Department with a traffic stop involving a vehicle that had multiple untagged animal heads. Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle, 17 Feb. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of untagged

1557, in the meaning defined above

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“Untagged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untagged. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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