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 DeCS Categories

SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.482 Geography .
SP8.473.654.482.167 Hydrologic Region .
SP8.473.654.587 Meteorology .
SP8.473.654.587.597 Atmospheric Disturbance .
SP8.473.654.587.622 Temperature .
SP8.473.654.587.622.512 Peak Temperature .
SP8.473.654.692 Techniques, Measures, Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.792 Techniques .
SP8.473.654.692.792.698 Oceanographic Survey .
SP8.473.981 Disaster Vulnerability .
SP8.473.981.797 Complex Emergencies .
SP8.473.981.797.837 Sabotage .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.702 Disaster Planning .
SP8.946.702.667 Specialties in Disasters .
SP8.946.702.667.593 Physiography .
SP8.946.702.667.614 Geology .
SP8.946.702.667.614.585 Lithology .
SP8.946.702.667.670 Oceanography .
SP8.946.702.667.670.649 Physical Oceanography .
SP8.946.702.667.670.665 Geological Oceanography .
SP8.946.702.667.670.681 Chemical Oceanography .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Chemical Oceanography .
Branch of oceanography which studies the chemical composition of dissolved gases and solids, suspended matter, the composition of ocean waters and its geographical and temporal variability. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.98
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Physical Oceanography .
Branch of oceanographic science that deals with physical characteristics of the oceans, such as density, temperature and salinity of sea water, the transmission of sound and light scattering in sea water, ice, tides, and spatial and temporal variability of currents and waves. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.53
00
 
Oceanographic Survey .
Systematic procedure of obtaining information to study the physical, chemical, biological and geological conditions of the oceans or parts of them. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.52
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Lithology .
Branch of geology that deals with the study of rocks. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.48
00
 
Sabotage .
Action of temporarily or permanently damaging, destroing or obstructing operations of essential services to the livelihood of the community or to their defense. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.44
00
 
Physiography .
Part of geology that studies the formation and evolution of the terrestrial relief and the causes that determine their transformation. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.43
00
 
Atmospheric Disturbance .
Modification of weather conditions caused by pressure and temperature variation. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.43
00
 
Hydrologic Region .
Particular area of land comprising one or more basins with similar geographical and physical characteristics. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.43
10
 
Peak Temperature .
Maximum Temperature .
Manifestation of lower or higher temperatures produced by changes in the course of the seasons. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.43
70
 
Geological Oceanography .
Part of oceanography which studies the funds and the margin of the oceans, their nature, relief characteristics, physical and chemical composition of materials, the interaction of rocks and sediments to air and seawater, as well as the action of various forms of wave energy underwater in the crust of the earth. .
0.43
00