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Descriptor in English: Geographic Locations
Descriptor in Spanish: Ubicaciones Geográficas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Localizações Geográficas
Descriptor in French: Régions géographiques
Tree number(s): Z01
Scope note: The continents and countries situated on those continents; the UNITED STATES and each of the constituent states arranged by region; CANADA and each of its provinces; AUSTRALIA and each of its states; the major bodies of water and major islands on both hemispheres; and selected major cities.
Annotation: used for searching; do not confuse with GEOGRAPHY; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
History Note: 98; use explode 1967-97
DeCS UI: 5980
Descriptor UI: D005842
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Geographic Locations - Preferred
Concept UI M0009176
Scope note The continents and countries situated on those continents; the UNITED STATES and each of the constituent states arranged by region; CANADA and each of its provinces; AUSTRALIA and each of its states; the major bodies of water and major islands on both hemispheres; and selected major cities.
Preferred term Geographic Locations



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