17.10 - Data Literals - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)

Literals are values coded directly in the text of an SQL statement, view or macro definition text, or CHECK constraint definition text. In general, the system is able to determine the type of a literal by its form.

Literals are also referred to as constants.