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Descripteur en français: Dominique
Descripteur en anglais: Dominica
Descripteur en espagnol: Dominica
Descripteur en portugais: Dominica
Synonymes: Commonwealth de Dominique
Commonwealth de la Dominique
Code(s) d'arborescence: Z01.107.084.900.262
Z01.639.880.262
Identificateur unique RDF: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019424
Note d'application: An island republic of the West Indies. Its capital is Roseau. It was discovered in 1493 by Columbus and held at different times by the French and the British in the 18th century. A member of the West Indies Federation, it achieved internal self-government in 1967 but became independent in 1978. It was named by Columbus who discovered it on Sunday, Domingo in Spanish, from the Latin Dominica dies, the Lord's Day. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p338 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p151)
Note d'indexation: an island in the West Indies; do not confuse with DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, also in the West Indies
Qualificatifs autorisés: EH ethnologie
EP épidémiologie
Identifiant DeCS: 33211
ID du Descripteur: D019424
Documents indexés dans la Biblioteque Virtuelle de Santé (BVS): Cliquez ici pour accéder aux documents VHL
Date d'établissement: 01/01/1997
Date d'entrée: 26/06/1996
Date de révision: 03/07/2012
Dominique - Concept préféré
Concept UI M0028898
Terme préféré Dominique
Synonymes Commonwealth de Dominique
Commonwealth de la Dominique



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