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Descriptor English: Stratosphere
Descriptor Spanish: Estratosfera
Descriptor Portuguese: Estratosfera
Descriptor French: Stratosphère
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.587.447.365
Scope note: The zone of atmospheric air, above the troposphere, between 10 and 50 km altitude, in which the temperature changes vary little with height. (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Related: Atmosphere MeSH
DeCS ID: 35118
Unique ID: DDCS035118
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Stratosphere - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060974
Scope note The zone of atmospheric air, above the troposphere, between 10 and 50 km altitude, in which the temperature changes vary little with height. (Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990)
Preferred term Stratosphere



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