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Descriptor in English: Friends
Descriptor in Spanish: Amigos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Amigos
Descriptor in French: Amis
Entry term(s): Acquaintances
Companion
Companions
Friend
Friendship
Friendships
Tree number(s): M01.252
Scope note: Persons whom one knows, likes, and trusts.
Annotation: for Society of Friends, or Quakers, use PROTESTANTISM
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
PX psychology
History Note: 2003; use INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS 1980-2002
See also the descriptors: Interpersonal Relations MeSH
DeCS UI: 37729
Descriptor UI: D033062
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/02
Revision Date: 2003/07/25
Friends - Preferred
Concept UI M0011544
Scope note Persons whom one knows, likes, and trusts.
Preferred term Friends
Entry term(s) Friend
Companions - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0401863
Preferred term Companions
Entry term(s) Companion
Friendship - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011546
Preferred term Friendship
Entry term(s) Friendships
Acquaintances - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0423029
Preferred term Acquaintances



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