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Descriptor English: Urban Area
Descriptor Spanish: Área Urbana
Descriptor Portuguese: Área Urbana
Descriptor French: Zone Urbaine
Entry term(s): Urban Areas
Urban Zone
Urban Zones
Tree number(s): SP3.001.037.028.024
SP4.102.072.583.119.800
Scope note: Areas in cities and their surroundings characterized by cultural, commercial, industrial, financial and other activities that are not related to direct exploitation of the soil.
Related: Metropolitan Zones DeCS
Urban Population MeSH
Urban Sanitation DeCS
Urbanization MeSH
DeCS ID: 32493
Unique ID: DDCS032493
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Urban Area - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060427
Scope note Areas in cities and their surroundings characterized by cultural, commercial, industrial, financial and other activities that are not related to direct exploitation of the soil.
Preferred term Urban Area
Entry term(s) Urban Areas
Urban Zone
Urban Zones



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