postal address sub-element <postal address>
sub-element <postal address>
identifier of either a sub-division of a postal address element value or one of multiple occurrences of an element in a postal address
Note 1 to entry: Postal address sub-elements are used to facilitate postal address rendering, database storage and related technical needs and should not be considered as specific cases of postal address components.
Note 2 to entry: Postal address sub-elements are further described in 6.5.
Note 3 to entry: For convenience, the preferred term “postal address sub-element” has been shortened to the admitted term “sub-element” throughout this document.
ORIGIN: ISO/TC 211 Glossary of Terms - English (last updated: 2020-06-02)