record layout

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record layout

[′rek·ərd ‚lā‚au̇t]
(computer science)
A form showing how fields are positioned within a record, usually with information about each field.

record layout

The format of a data record, which includes the name, type and size of each field in the record.
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Record formats vary from industry-to-industry, taxpayer-by-taxpayer, and State-by-State.
91-59 lists seven specific elements that are required, including record formats, flowcharts for the system and programs, charts of accounts and evidence that checks of the records were performed.
record formats, including the meaning of all "codes";