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Descriptor English: Soccer
Descriptor Spanish: Fútbol
Descriptor Portuguese: Futebol
Descriptor French: Football
Entry term(s): Soccers
Tree number(s): I03.450.642.845.800
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012916
Scope note: A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
Annotation: /inj: coord IM with specific inj (IM); /physiol permitted; Manual 30.15.1; includes non-North American "football"; does not include rugby (RUGBY see FOOTBALL)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IN injuries
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PH physiology
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Sports (1966-1975)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was see under SPORTS 1976-89
History Note: 90(76); was see under SPORTS 1976-89
DeCS ID: 13298
Unique ID: D012916
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/23
Revision Date: 1996/06/10
Soccer - Preferred
Concept UI M0019995
Scope note A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
Preferred term Soccer
Entry term(s) Soccers



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