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Definition (

In a wide sense almost any kind of well defined list of terms. In one narrow sense, a mono-hierarchical classification of terms. I.e. a child term inherits in principle the properties of the parent term. (Edutechwiki)

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Scope Note:

Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Taxonomy (information management)
N/AControlled vocabulary
Indexing of information
Subject headings
Thesaurus building

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