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Descriptor English: Rainfall-Runoff Relationship
Descriptor Spanish: Relación Precipitación-Escorrentía
Descriptor Portuguese: Relação Precipitação-Escoamento
Descriptor French: Relation Précipitations-Écoulement
Entry term(s): Time of Concentration
Tree number(s): SP4.016.142.623
SP4.031.100.200.252.478.064
Scope note: Time of Concentration: Time required for the surface runoff from instantaneous theoretical precipitation to move from the farthest point of the hydrographic basin to the lowest point (topography), where all the (direct) surface flow of this basin (basin exit) converges. (Free translation from the original: Brasil. Agência Nacional de Águas, 2014; FENDRICH, 2018)
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: Runoff Coefficient DeCS
Stormwater Runoff DeCS
DeCS ID: 25503
Unique ID: DDCS025503
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Rainfall-Runoff Relationship - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058370
Scope note Time of Concentration: Time required for the surface runoff from instantaneous theoretical precipitation to move from the farthest point of the hydrographic basin to the lowest point (topography), where all the (direct) surface flow of this basin (basin exit) converges. (Free translation from the original: Brasil. Agência Nacional de Águas, 2014; FENDRICH, 2018)
Preferred term Rainfall-Runoff Relationship
Entry term(s) Time of Concentration



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