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Descriptor English: Rural Areas
Descriptor Spanish: Medio Rural
Descriptor Portuguese: Zona Rural
Descriptor French: Zones Rurales
Entry term(s): Rural Area
Rural Zone
Rural Zones
Tree number(s): SP3.001.037.028.029
SP4.102.072.583.119.795
Scope note: Areas of land that are not urbanized and have a low population density. Typically, much of the land is devoted to agriculture. (From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rural)
Related: Rural Planning DeCS
Rural Population MeSH
Rural Sanitation DeCS
Social Planning MeSH
DeCS ID: 25658
Unique ID: DDCS025658
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Rural Areas - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058491
Scope note Areas of land that are not urbanized and have a low population density. Typically, much of the land is devoted to agriculture. (From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rural)
Preferred term Rural Areas
Entry term(s) Rural Area
Rural Zone
Rural Zones



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