CID Characteristic/Class ID
To specify the general class or specific characteristic on which test results are being reported.
Code identifying the type of measurement.
If CID03 or CID04 is used the other is required.
Code specifying the product or process characteristic being described.
Either CID01 or CID02 or CID04 is required.
Code identifying the association assigning the code values.
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
A free-form description to clarify the related data elements and their content.