A record layout is
|“||[a] description of the arrangement and structure of information in a record, including the sequence and size of each identified component.||”|
|“||a diagram or list of the contents of a logical record describing each data field's informational content, length, and position.||”|
- ↑ Emphasis Needed on Government's Efforts To Standardize Data Elements and Codes for Computer Systems, Glossary of Terms, at 61.
- ↑ EPA, Vocabulary Catalog List Detail - Records Glossary (full-text).