Basic Assembly Language

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IBM Basic Assembly Language - Assembler Statement Format
... The format of assembler language statements reflects the layout of an 80-column punched card, though successive versions have relaxed most of the restrictions ... Basic Assembly Language did not allow statement continuation ... Basic Assembly Language required that column 72 be blank ...

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