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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

Montserrat  - 10.02

     IRC site


Broader term:
Caraïbes
         + Amériques




Hierarchical Display

Amériques

Amérique du Nord
         Bermudes
         Canada
         Etats-Unis
         Groenland
         Mexique
Amérique du Sud
         Brésil
         Guyane
         Guyane française
         Iles Falkland
         Paraguay
         Région andine
                  Bolivie
                  Chili
                  Colombie
                  Equateur
                  Pérou
                  Venezuela
         Suriname
Amérique latine
         Amérique centrale
                  Belize
                  Costa Rica
                  El Salvador
                  Guatémala
                  Honduras
                  Nicaragua
                  Panama
         Argentine
         Bolivie
         Brésil
         Chili
         Colombie
         Cuba
         Equateur
         Mexique
         Paraguay
         Pérou
         Porto Rico
         République dominicaine
         Uruguay
         Venezuela
Caraïbes
         Anguilla
         Antigua-et-Barbuda
         Antilles néerlandaises
         Aruba
         Bahamas
         Barbade
         Cuba
         Dominique
         Grenade
         Guadeloupe
         Haïti
         Iles Caïmanes
         Iles Turques et Caïques
         Iles Vierges américaines
         Iles Vierges britanniques
         Jamaïque
         Martinique
         Montserrat
         Porto Rico
         République dominicaine
         Saint-Kitts-et-Nevis
         Saint-Vincent-et-les-Grenadines
         Sainte-Lucie
         Trinité-et-Tobago



Thematic Display

Montserrat





Permuted Index

Montserrat