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Thesaurus legenda

Alphabetical section

This is the main section, with descriptors and non-descriptors interfiled in alphabetical order. It contains all of the applicable information about each descriptor:

Example:

Abduction  - 02.09   Fr    Es    Glossary   IRC site
   SN: Abduction for the purposes of exploitation. Do not confuse with illicit transfer.
   UF: Kidnapping
   BT: Child exploitation
   RT: CRC article 35
   NT: na
         Protection from abduction
         Sale and trafficking



Abduction Descriptor
02.09 Thematic display
Fr  Es Equivalents in English and French
Gl Glossary
IRC site Search the site
Google Search the net
SN indicates, if necessary, a scope note explaining how the descriptor is used. For descriptors based on the specialized terminology of the CRC, the Glossary should also be consulted;
UF (Used for) indicates a synonym from which a "use" reference has been made;
BT (Broader Term) indicates the term(s) immediately above the descriptor in the hierarchy to which it belongs. If the Broader Term is not the term at the top of the hierarchy (Top Term), then the Top Term is also indicated, preceded by one or more plus signs (+). One plus sign indicates that the Top Term is one level above the BT, two plus signs indicates that it is two levels above the BT, etc.;
NT (Narrower Term) indicates the term(s) immediately below the descriptor in the hierarchy;
RT (Related Term) indicates terms that are related in a non- hierarchical way to the descriptor;

Thematic display

This section is lists the descriptors by main theme according to a numerical code. Some descriptors appear under more than one theme.

Hierarchical display

This section lists, under each top term, the hierarchy of terms that comes under it. Descriptors that have no BTs or NTs do not appear in this section.

Permuted index

This section is an index to each significant word (excluding such words as "the", "and" and "of") in the descriptors and non-descriptors.

Alphabetical Display

Jamaica  - 10.02

     IRC site


Broader term:
Caribbean
         + Americas




Hierarchical Display

Americas

Caribbean
         Anguilla
         Antigua and Barbuda
         Aruba
         Bahamas
         Barbados
         British Virgin Islands
         Cayman Islands
         Cuba
         Dominica
         Dominican Republic
         Grenada
         Guadeloupe
         Haiti
         Jamaica
         Martinique
         Montserrat
         Netherlands Antilles
         Puerto Rico
         Saint Kitts and Nevis
         Saint Lucia
         Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
         Trinidad and Tobago
         Turks and Caicos Islands
         United States Virgin Islands
Latin America
         Argentina
         Bolivia
         Brazil
         Central America
                  Belize
                  Costa Rica
                  El Salvador
                  Guatemala
                  Honduras
                  Nicaragua
                  Panama
         Chile
         Colombia
         Cuba
         Dominican Republic
         Ecuador
         Mexico
         Paraguay
         Peru
         Puerto Rico
         Uruguay
         Venezuela
North America
         Bermuda
         Canada
         Greenland
         Mexico
         United States
South America
         Andean region
                  Bolivia
                  Chile
                  Colombia
                  Ecuador
                  Peru
                  Venezuela
         Brazil
         Falkland Islands
         French Guiana
         Guyana
         Paraguay
         Suriname



Thematic Display

10. -      Countries

10.02 -   Americas
Jamaica





Permuted Index

Jamaica