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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

Guam  - 10.06



Broader term:
Oceania
         + Asia and the Pacific




Hierarchical Display

Asia and the Pacific

Asia
         Central Asia
                  Kazakstan
                  Kyrgyzstan
                  Tajikistan
                  Turkmenistan
                  Uzbekistan
         East Asia
                  China
                  Hong Kong
                  Japan
                  Korea DPR
                  Korea R
                  Macau
                  Mongolia
                  Taiwan
         South Asia
                  Bangladesh
                  Bhutan
                  India
                  Maldives
                  Nepal
                  Pakistan
                  Sri Lanka
         South East Asia
                  Brunei Darussalam
                  Cambodia
                  East Timor
                  Indonesia
                  Lao PDR
                  Malaysia
                  Myanmar
                  Philippines
                  Singapore
                  Thailand
                  Viet Nam
         Southwestern Asia
                  Afghanistan
                  Iran
         Western Asia
                  Arab Gulf States
                           Bahrain
                           Kuwait
                           Oman
                           Qatar
                           Saudi Arabia
                           United Arab Emirates
                  Iraq
                  Jordan
                  Lebanon
                  Palestine
                  Syria
                  Yemen
Oceania
         American Samoa
         Australia
         Cocos Islands
         Cook Islands
         Fiji
         French Polynesia
         Guam
         Kiribati
         Marshall Islands
         Micronesia FS
         Nauru
         New Caledonia
         New Zealand
         Nieu
         Palau
         Papua New Guinea
         Pitcairn
         Samoa
         Solomon Islands
         Tokelau
         Tonga
         Tuvalu
         Vanuatu



Thematic Display

10. -      Countries

10.06 -   Pacific Region
Guam





Permuted Index

Guam