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Serial number

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  1. a unique number assigned for identification which varies from its successor or predecessor by a fixed discrete integer value

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  2. Common usage has expanded the term to refer to any unique alphanumeric identifier for one of a large set of objects, however in data processing and allied fields in computer science

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  3. Not every numerical identifier is a serial number

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  4. identifying numbers which are not serial numbers are sometimes called nominal numbers

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  5. Sequence numbers are almost always non-negative, and typically start at zero or one

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