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Descriptor English: Climatic Zones
Descriptor Spanish: Zonas Climáticas
Descriptor Portuguese: Zonas Climáticas
Descriptor French: Zones Climatiques
Entry term(s): Climatic Regions
Tree number(s): SP4.117.398
SP8.473.654.587.657
Scope note: Wide region of the earth sharing a generally similar climate, along the same latitudes, limited by mountains, plains, bodies of water and other atmospheric factors (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
Related: Climate MeSH
DeCS ID: 32432
Unique ID: DDCS032432
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Climatic Zones - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060378
Scope note Wide region of the earth sharing a generally similar climate, along the same latitudes, limited by mountains, plains, bodies of water and other atmospheric factors (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Preferred term Climatic Zones
Entry term(s) Climatic Regions



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