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Descriptor English:   Caribbean Region 
Descriptor Spanish:   Región del Caribe 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Região do Caribe 
Synonyms English:   Caribbean
Caribbean Sea Region
West Indies Region  
Tree Number:   Z01.107.084
Definition English:   The area that lies between continental North and South America and comprises the Caribbean Sea, the West Indies, and the adjacent mainland regions of southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia, and Venezuela. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general or unspecified for Caribbean Sea, region, islands or population; do not confuse entry term WEST INDIES REGION with WEST INDIES or any of its specific islands
History Note English:   94 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
Record Number:   31579 
Unique Identifier:   D017691 

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