block identifier

block identifier

[′bläk ī′den·tə‚fī·ər]
(computer science)
A means of identifying an area of storage in FORTRAN so that this area may be shared by a program and its subprograms.
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l] is the block identifier and ml is the message block.
The order should be accession designation, specimen identifier, and block identifier.
This slide identifier should come after the specimen identifier and block identifier.
Imagine the difference between writing a patient name, case number, slide, and block identifier on every slide compared to simply scanning a cassette.