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Descriptor English: Classification
Descriptor Spanish: Clasificación
Descriptor Portuguese: Classificação
Descriptor French: Classification
Entry term(s): Classifications
Systematics
Taxonomies
Taxonomy
Tree number(s): L01.100
L01.453.245.275
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002965
Scope note: The systematic arrangement of entities in any field into categories classes based on common characteristics such as properties, morphology, subject matter, etc.
Annotation: GEN only; prefer /class: Manual 19.7+, 19.8.6; DF; CLASS
Allowable Qualifiers: MT methods
Entry Version: CLASS
Related: Phylogeny MeSH
DeCS ID: 2990
Unique ID: D002965
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Classification - Preferred
Concept UI M0004539
Scope note The systematic arrangement of entities in any field into categories classes based on common characteristics such as properties, morphology, subject matter, etc.
Preferred term Classification
Entry term(s) Classifications
Systematics
Taxonomy - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0004540
Preferred term Taxonomy
Entry term(s) Taxonomies



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