LABEL            Create Variable or Label                      MASM Directive

name      LABEL     type

Creates a new variable or label, assigning the current location
counter to it.

Notes:     Name must not be previously defined.

Type may be BYTE, WORD, DWORD, QWORD, TBYTE, NEAR, FAR,
or the name of a valid structure type.

                                 Example                                  

BYTE_BUFFER    LABEL     BYTE
WORD_BUFFER    DW        512 dup (?)

The 1024-byte (512 words) buffer can be addressed as a 512-byte WORD
buffer using WORD_BUFFER or a 1024-byte BYTE buffer using BYTE_BUFFER.

See also: EQU
See also: =

LABEL Create Variable or Label