16.10 - Purpose - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Types and Literals

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-161K

You can use data definition phrases in expressions to convert data to another type or modify data attributes.

When used to modify the attributes of returned values, the data description phrase immediately follows the column being modified.