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Descriptor English: Wave
Descriptor Spanish: Ola
Descriptor Portuguese: Onda
Descriptor French: Vague
Entry term(s): Surge
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.622.687
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Agitation of the surface of the sea caused by local winds. The numerical code representing the state of the sea is the Douglas scale (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990); Popular expression describing solitary high wave(s) (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Annotation:
Related: Douglas Scale DeCS
Roller DeCS
DeCS ID: 34896
Unique ID: DDCS034896
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Wave - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060768
Scope note Agitation of the surface of the sea caused by local winds. The numerical code representing the state of the sea is the Douglas scale (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990); Popular expression describing solitary high wave(s) (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Preferred term Wave
Entry term(s) Surge



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