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Descriptor in English: Minority Groups
Descriptor in Spanish: Grupos Minoritarios
Descriptor in Portuguese: Grupos Minoritários
Descriptor in French: Minorités
Entry term(s): Group, Minority
Groups, Minority
Minority Group
Tree number(s): I01.880.853.300
SP3.001.004.070
Scope note: A subgroup having special characteristics within a larger group, often bound together by special ties which distinguish it from the larger group.
Annotation: IM; coord with specific minority group (IM) & geog
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 1968
See also the descriptors: Minority Health MeSH
DeCS UI: 9101
Descriptor UI: D008913
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Minority Groups - Preferred
Concept UI M0013915
Scope note A subgroup having special characteristics within a larger group, often bound together by special ties which distinguish it from the larger group.
Preferred term Minority Groups
Entry term(s) Group, Minority
Groups, Minority
Minority Group



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