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Descriptor English: USSR
Descriptor Spanish: U.R.S.S.
Descriptor Portuguese: U.R.S.S.
Descriptor French: URSS
Entry term(s): Soviet Union
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Tree number(s): Z01.542.931
Z01.586.950
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014586
Scope note: A country located from the Baltic and Black seas to the Pacific Ocean and, for a time including 15 Soviet Socialist Republics. The capital was Moscow.
Annotation: each former Soviet republic is available as a heading; MOSCOW is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 14987
Unique ID: D014586
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/17
USSR - Preferred
Concept UI M0022421
Scope note A country located from the Baltic and Black seas to the Pacific Ocean and, for a time including 15 Soviet Socialist Republics. The capital was Moscow.
Preferred term USSR
Entry term(s) Soviet Union
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics



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