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Descriptor in English: Government
Descriptor in Spanish: Gobierno
Descriptor in Portuguese: Governo
Descriptor in French: Gouvernement
Entry term(s): Governments
Tree number(s): I01.409
N03.540.348
SP9.040.030
Scope note: The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
Annotation: specify country or state
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
DeCS UI: 6226
Descriptor UI: D006076
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2007/07/09
Government - Preferred
Concept UI M0009562
Scope note The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
Preferred term Government
Entry term(s) Governments



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