Fieldnames Abbreviations in Database

The following shortcut codes are used in some database to shorten field names. Underscore characters are used along these shortcut codes to separate different words.


Abbreviation, meaning

NM, Name

DT, Date

CD, Code

COMM, Commission

TX, Text field

CALC, Calculation,

ACCT, Account

COMMISSION, Commission where length is not too much,

HU, Historic Usage

QTY, Quantity

INV, Invoice

REQ, Request



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