Video identifier

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The video identifier, or video id, is the unique identifier given to a video by YouTube. Video identifiers are also used on Tournesol databases.

A video identifier is a sequence of 11 characters, which may be letters in lower or upper case, digits or the symbols "-" or "_".

Video identifiers appear in their YouTube URL. For instance, the video id of https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HZGCoVF3YvM is HZGCoVF3YvM.