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Descriptor English: Temperance Movement
Descriptor Spanish: Movimiento por la Templanza
Descriptor Portuguese: Movimento de Temperança
Descriptor French: Ligue de tempérance
Entry term(s): Movement, Temperance
Movements, Temperance
Temperance Movements
Women's Christian Temperance Union
Tree number(s): I03.833
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D064830
Scope note: Social effort most active in the 19th and early 20th centuries dedicated to promoting moderation or complete abstinence in the use of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Temperance (1966-2013)
Public MeSH Note: 2014
History Note: 2014
DeCS ID: 55434
Unique ID: D064830
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Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Temperance Movement - Preferred
Concept UI M0584350
Scope note Social effort most active in the 19th and early 20th centuries dedicated to promoting moderation or complete abstinence in the use of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
Preferred term Temperance Movement
Entry term(s) Movement, Temperance
Movements, Temperance
Temperance Movements
Women's Christian Temperance Union - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0584351
Preferred term Women's Christian Temperance Union



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