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The reference name (reference_name) is an identifier that is declared for a certain validity range and associated with exactly one table. The scope of this declaration is the entire SQL statement.


Syntax Syntax

  1. <reference_name> ::=
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The identifier may not exceed 32 characters in length.


A reference name specified in various validity ranges can be associated with different tables or with the same table.