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mis·brand

 (mĭs-brănd′)
tr.v. mis·brand·ed, mis·brand·ing, mis·brands
To brand or label incorrectly, especially in order to mislead or defraud.
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Adj.1.misbranded - branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirementsmisbranded - branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements; "confiscated the misbranded drugs"
illegal - prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules; "an illegal chess move"
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The decision underscores the ministry's commitment to protecting food safety and safeguarding consumers from adulterated and misbranded foods, in coordination with relevant authorities in the UAE.
Environmental Protection Agency announced an agreement with Amazon Services LLC to protect the public from the hazards posed by unregistered and misbranded pesticide products.
An indictment filed against the two in May 2016 said that between January 2010 and July 2011 Seydel in Bettendorf, Iowa, manufactured drugs for human consumption that were misbranded and sold to stores across the country, including the Cigar Box in Aurora, where Max Dobner, 29, bought the synthetic drug he smoked before getting behind the wheel.
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Food and Drug Administration ruled against Texas on Thursday, claiming the 1,000 vials of sodium thiopental the state tried to import in July 2015 could not be admitted into the United States because they appeared to be unapproved and misbranded.
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Geron said Scott will be deported to US to stand trial before a district court in Minnesota for violating the US federal food, drug and cosmetic act; introduction of misbranded drugs into interstate commerce; conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud; and unlawful distribution and dispensing of a controlled substance.
3) The FDCA's purpose is to protect consumers from adulterated and misbranded food and beverages.
of New York and New Jersey for distributing adulterated and misbranded dietary supplements and unapproved new drugs throughout the U.