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Descriptor English: Basketball
Descriptor Spanish: Baloncesto
Descriptor Portuguese: Basquetebol
Descriptor French: Basketball
Entry term(s): Basketballs
Netball
Netballs
Tree number(s): I03.450.642.845.117
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001490
Scope note: A competitive team sport played on a rectangular court having a raised basket at each end.
Annotation: /inj: coord IM with specific inj (IM); /physiol permitted; Manual 30.15.1
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: Athletic Injuries (1968-1986)
Sports (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was see under SPORTS 1987-89
History Note: 90(87); was see under SPORTS 1987-89
DeCS ID: 19084
Unique ID: D001490
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/03/25
Revision Date: 2019/05/30
Basketball - Preferred
Concept UI M0002220
Scope note A competitive team sport played on a rectangular court having a raised basket at each end.
Preferred term Basketball
Basketballs - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0002221
Preferred term Basketballs
Netball - Narrower
Concept UI M000648363
Preferred term Netball
Netballs - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000648365
Preferred term Netballs



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