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Descriptor in English: Female
Descriptor in Spanish: Femenino
Descriptor in Portuguese: Feminino
Descriptor in French: Femelle
Entry term(s): Females
Annotation: check tag only for female organs, diseases, physiologic processes, genetics, etc.; do not confuse with WOMEN as a social, cultural, political, economic force; CATALOGER: Do not use
History Note: 1966; for FEMALES use WOMEN 1978-2005
DeCS UI: 21030
Descriptor UI: D005260
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/10
Female - Preferred
Concept UI M0008308
Preferred term Female
Entry term(s) Females



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