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Descriptor English: Fracture Zone
Descriptor Spanish: Zona de Fractura
Descriptor Portuguese: Zona de Fratura
Descriptor French: Zone de Fracture
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.517.377
Scope note: Abrupt and massive submarine dislocation over a long narrow band, where the continuity of the solid structures is interrupted by a transform fault (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
DeCS ID: 34920
Unique ID: DDCS034920
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Fracture Zone - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060789
Scope note Abrupt and massive submarine dislocation over a long narrow band, where the continuity of the solid structures is interrupted by a transform fault (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Preferred term Fracture Zone



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