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Descriptor English: Racquet Sports
Descriptor Spanish: Deportes de Raqueta
Descriptor Portuguese: Esportes com Raquete
Descriptor French: Sports de raquette
Entry term(s): Badminton
Ball, Racket
Lacrosse
Racket Ball
Racket Sport
Racket Sports
Racketball
Racquet Sport
Racquetball
Sport, Racket
Sport, Racquet
Sports, Racket
Sports, Racquet
Squash (Sport)
Tree number(s): I03.450.642.845.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015865
Scope note: Games in which players use a racquet to hit a ball or similar type object.
Annotation: /inj: coord IM with specific injury (IM); Manual 30.15.1; do not confuse X ref SQUASH (SPORT) with SQUASH PLANT see CUCURBITA
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 (1977-1989)
Tennis (1978-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
DeCS ID: 24846
Unique ID: D015865
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/05/25
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Racquet Sports - Preferred
Concept UI M0024292
Scope note Games in which players use a racquet to hit a ball or similar type object.
Preferred term Racquet Sports
Entry term(s) Racket Sport
Racket Sports
Racquet Sport
Sport, Racket
Sport, Racquet
Sports, Racket
Sports, Racquet
Squash (Sport) - Narrower
Concept UI M0024293
Preferred term Squash (Sport)
Racquetball - Narrower
Concept UI M0024291
Preferred term Racquetball
Entry term(s) Ball, Racket
Racket Ball
Racketball
Badminton - Narrower
Concept UI M0024289
Preferred term Badminton
Lacrosse - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0024290
Preferred term Lacrosse



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