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 DeCS Categories

G01 Physical Phenomena .
G01.311 Geological Phenomena .
G01.311.625 Oceans and Seas .
G16 Biological Phenomena .
G16.500 Ecological and Environmental Phenomena .
G16.500.275 Environment .
G16.500.275.725 Saline Waters .
G16.500.275.725.500 Seawater .
G16.500.275.725.500.650 Oceans and Seas .
Z01 Geographic Locations .
Z01.058 Africa .
Z01.107 Americas .
Z01.107.567 North America .
Z01.107.567.403 Greenland .
Z01.107.567.875 United States .
Z01.107.567.875.580 Pacific States .
Z01.107.567.875.580.100 Alaska .
Z01.252 Asia 946 .
Z01.252.122 Asia, Northern .
Z01.252.122.500 Russia .
Z01.542 Europe .
Z01.542.248 Europe, Eastern .
Z01.542.248.775 Russia .
Z01.542.816 Scandinavian and Nordic Countries .
Z01.542.816.124 Denmark .
Z01.542.816.124.500 Greenland .
Z01.639 Islands .
Z01.639.400 Greenland .
Z01.756 Oceans and Seas .
Z01.756.092 Atlantic Ocean .
Z01.756.092.650 North Sea .
Z01.756.342 Indian Ocean .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Indian Ocean .
Persian Gulf .
Red Sea .
A body of water covering approximately one-fifth of the total ocean area of the earth, extending amidst Africa in the west, Australia in the east, Asia in the north, and Antarctica in the south. Including the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf, it constitutes the third largest ocean after the ATLANTIC OCEAN and the PACIFIC OCEAN. (New Encyclopaedia Britannica Micropaedia, 15th ed, 1990, p289) .
1.00
51702
 
Europe .
Northern Europe .
Southern Europe .
Western Europe .
The continent north of AFRICA, west of ASIA and east of the ATLANTIC OCEAN. .
0.49
23290987
 
Africa .
The continent south of EUROPE, east of the ATLANTIC OCEAN and west of the INDIAN OCEAN. .
0.47
16425777
 
Oceans and Seas .
Oceans .
Seas and Oceans .
Seas 11858 .
A great expanse of continuous bodies of salt water which together cover more than 70 percent of the earth's surface. Seas may be partially or entirely enclosed by land, and are smaller than the five oceans (Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic). .
0.42
2310428
 
North Sea .
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean extending between Europe on the south and east, Great Britain on the west. .
0.40
0859
 
Alaska .
Aleutian Islands .
State of the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA bounded on the east by Canada and on the north, west, and south by the Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea. .
0.40
35100
 
Russia .
Russian Federation (Europe) .
Russian SFSR .
Russian S.F.S.R. .
A country located in north Asia bordering the Arctic Ocean, extending from Europe (the portion west of the Urals) to the North Pacific Ocean. The capital is Moscow. .
0.39
2934487
 
Greenland .
Kalaallit Nunaat .
An island in Northern North America, between the Arctic Ocean and the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Canada. .
0.38
02025