working-storage section

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working-storage section ‎(plural working-storage sections)

  1. (computing) The part of the data division of a COBOL program that describes the format of local variables and constants to be used by the program

Usage notes[edit]

  • Capitalizes (as WORKING-STORAGE SECTION) in the COBOL source code.