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lot number

[′lät ‚nəm·bər]
(industrial engineering)
Identification number assigned to a particular quantity or lot of material from a single manufacturer.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The FDA said the lot numbers mentioned above are not guaranteed to be stored according to good storage practice (GSP).
This brings up lot numbers with their condition codes and expiration dates.
* Asda 6 Assorted Fruit Pies, 2 apple pies, 2 blackcurrant pies, 2 apricot pies: lot number 131, best before date June 1 2004; lot number 133, best before date June 3 2004;