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Parcel Identification Number

An individualized numerical description assigned to a parcel in order to distinguish that parcel from another.

 Parcel identification numbers, in order to perform their functions, possess a number of desirable characteristics uniqueness and permanence, simplicity, and convenience of use. The most common and recommended parcel identification systems include the Geographic Coordinate System, the U.S. Federal Rectangular Survey System and the Assessor’s Map Book and Page System.

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