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Descriptor in English: Contracts
Descriptor in Spanish: Contratos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Contratos
Descriptor in French: Contrats
Entry term(s): Contract
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.583.090
N03.706.535.241
Scope note: Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.
Annotation: CONTRACT SERVICES is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2003
See also the descriptors: Contract Services MeSH
DeCS UI: 37687
Descriptor UI: D032982
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Contracts - Preferred
Concept UI M0401709
Scope note Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.
Preferred term Contracts
Entry term(s) Contract



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