Descriptor English: Aptitude
Descriptor Spanish: Aptitud
Descriptor aptitud
Entry term(s) habilidad
habilidad personal
habilidades para la vida
Scope note: Capacidad para adquirir tipos generales o especiales de conocimiento o habilidad.
Descriptor Portuguese: Aptidão
Descriptor French: Aptitude
Entry term(s): Abilities
Life Skills
Tree number(s): F02.784.629.131
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The ability to acquire general or special types of knowledge or skill.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Online Note: use APTITUDE to search TALENT 1966-78
History Note: TALENT was see under APTITUDE 1963-78
DeCS ID: 1083
Unique ID: D001076
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1992/03/25
Aptitude - Preferred
Concept UI M0001628
Scope note The ability to acquire general or special types of knowledge or skill.
Preferred term Aptitude
Entry term(s) Aptitudes
Ability - Broader
Concept UI M0001630
Preferred term Ability
Entry term(s) Abilities
Life Skills
Talent - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0001629
Preferred term Talent
Entry term(s) Talents

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