unstructured address

unstructured address

A virtual space on some UK information systems for a component of patient demographics, which consists of 5 physical address lines of up to 35 characters each, without any rules about placement of address elements in these lines. The postcode is in a separate field.
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On an average, companies lose around 10% of their efficiency only because of unstructured addresses and unoptimized routes.