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Descriptor English: Detention Reservoir
Descriptor Spanish: Embalse de Detención
Descriptor Portuguese: Reservatório de Retenção
Descriptor French: Réservoir de Rétention
Entry term(s): Detention Basin
Detention Dam
Flood Control Reservoir
Retarding Basin
Retention Basin
Tree number(s): SP8.946.819.865.810.809.795
Scope note: Flood storage reservoir with uncontrolled outlets. (Internationally agreed glossary of basic terms related to Disaster Management, IDNDR, 1992)
Related: Dams DeCS
Flood Control DeCS
DeCS ID: 34687
Unique ID: DDCS034687
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Detention Reservoir - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060577
Scope note Flood storage reservoir with uncontrolled outlets. (Internationally agreed glossary of basic terms related to Disaster Management, IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Detention Reservoir
Entry term(s) Detention Basin
Detention Dam
Flood Control Reservoir
Retarding Basin
Retention Basin



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