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Descriptor English: Monks
Descriptor Spanish: Monjes
Descriptor Portuguese: Monges
Descriptor French: Religieux
Entry term(s): Brother, Religious
Brothers, Religious
Friar
Friars
Monk
Religious Brother
Religious Brothers
Tree number(s): M01.526.799.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D065830
Scope note: Members of a religious community of men typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
Annotation: specify religion if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Religion or specifics (1963-2014)
Public MeSH Note: 2015
History Note: 2015
Related: Religious Missions MeSH
DeCS ID: 55777
Unique ID: D065830
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Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Monks - Preferred
Concept UI M0591268
Scope note Members of a religious community of men typically living under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
Preferred term Monks
Entry term(s) Brother, Religious
Brothers, Religious
Friar
Friars
Monk
Religious Brother
Religious Brothers



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