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Descriptor in English: Coasts
Descriptor in Spanish: Costas (Litoral)
Descriptor in Portuguese: Costa
Descriptor in French: Côtes (Littoral)
Entry term(s): Coastal Areas
Coastal Line
Coastal Zone
Coastal Zones
Litoral
Tree number(s): SP4.016.132.553.929.205
SP8.473.654.482.082
Scope note: Shoreline of variable contours where the land, sea and atmosphere meet, with consequent environmental, social and economic influences (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
See also the descriptors: Bays MeSH
Beach Pollution DeCS
Coastal Pollution DeCS
Coastal Streams DeCS
Coastal Water DeCS
Marine Environment DeCS
DeCS UI: 25121
Descriptor UI: DDCS025121
Coasts - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058100
Scope note Shoreline of variable contours where the land, sea and atmosphere meet, with consequent environmental, social and economic influences (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Preferred term Coasts
Entry term(s) Coastal Areas
Coastal Line
Coastal Zone
Coastal Zones
Litoral



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