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Descriptor English: Ireland
Descriptor Spanish: Irlanda
Descriptor Portuguese: Irlanda
Descriptor French: Irlande
Entry term(s): Eire
Ireland, Republic of
Irish Free State
Tree number(s): Z01.542.467
Z01.639.587
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007494
Scope note: A country in western Europe, occupying five-sixths of the island of Ireland in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Great Britain. The capital is Dublin.
Annotation: differentiate from NORTHERN IRELAND
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 7661
Unique ID: D007494
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/12/19
Ireland - Preferred
Concept UI M0011708
Scope note A country in western Europe, occupying five-sixths of the island of Ireland in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Great Britain. The capital is Dublin.
Preferred term Ireland
Entry term(s) Eire
Ireland, Republic of
Irish Free State



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