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Descriptor English: Leakage
Descriptor Spanish: Fugas de Agua
Descriptor fugas de agua
Scope note: En sistemas públicos de agua que involucran captación, tratamiento y distribución de agua, es el volumen que se pierde en el sistema de distribución y no llega a los usuários. (Traducción libre del original: Consórcio PCJ, 2005)
Descriptor Portuguese: Vazamento de Água
Descriptor French: Fuite d'Eau
Entry term(s): Leakage Control
Leakage Detection
Water Loss
Water Loss Control
Tree number(s): SP4.021.227.263.954
Scope note: In public water systems involving water abstraction, treatment and distribution, it is the volume that is lost in the distribution system and does not reach users. (Free translation from the original: Consórcio PCJ, 2005)
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
Related: Conservation of Water Resources MeSH
Pitometry DeCS
Unaccounted-For Water DeCS
Waste of Water DeCS
Water Conservation Devices DeCS
Water Distribution DeCS
DeCS ID: 25258
Unique ID: DDCS025258
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Leakage - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058194
Scope note In public water systems involving water abstraction, treatment and distribution, it is the volume that is lost in the distribution system and does not reach users. (Free translation from the original: Consórcio PCJ, 2005)
Preferred term Leakage
Entry term(s) Leakage Control
Leakage Detection
Water Loss
Water Loss Control



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