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Descriptor English: Polder
Descriptor Spanish: Pólder
Descriptor pólder
Scope note: Zonas, en su mayoría de baja altitud, protegidas de forma artificial del agua que las rodea y dentro de las cuales se puede controlar el nivel freático. (Traducción libre del original: Glosario multilingüe de términos convenidos internacionalmente relativos a la gestión de desastres - IDNDR, 1992)
Descriptor Portuguese: Polder
Descriptor French: Polder
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.482.162
Scope note: A mostly low-lying area artificially protected from surrounding water and within which the water table can be controlled (H) (Internationally agreed glossary of basic terms related to Disaster Management - IDNDR, 1992)
DeCS ID: 34747
Unique ID: DDCS034747
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Polder - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060631
Scope note A mostly low-lying area artificially protected from surrounding water and within which the water table can be controlled (H) (Internationally agreed glossary of basic terms related to Disaster Management - IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Polder



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