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Descriptor English: Atoll
Descriptor Spanish: Atolón
Descriptor Portuguese: Atol
Descriptor French: Atoll
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.517.227
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An annular coral reef surrounding a central lagoon, which may or may not communicate with the ocean and may or may not contain a few islands within its circle (Multilingual Glossary on Civil Protection 1990, European Commission/Member States Working Party)
Annotation:
DeCS ID: 35000
Unique ID: DDCS035000
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Atoll - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060864
Scope note An annular coral reef surrounding a central lagoon, which may or may not communicate with the ocean and may or may not contain a few islands within its circle (Multilingual Glossary on Civil Protection 1990, European Commission/Member States Working Party)
Preferred term Atoll



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