SHORT            Sets Label To SHORT Type                       MASM Operator

SHORT label

Sets label to type SHORT.

Notes:     If the distance between a label and a jump instruction
referencing the label is less than 128 bytes, the label
can be declared as type SHORT.  Instructions using short
labels consist of 1 less byte than instructions using
near labels.

See also: NEAR
See also: FAR

SHORT Sets Label To SHORT Type