Vocabularies

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Expanded Thesaurus "The goal behind this project is the development of an extensive Arabic thesaurus that would encompass all fields of knowledge – something that most libraries and information centers in the Arab world lack – to serve as the basic instrument of subjective analysis of information retrieval devices, and to keep abreast with developments taking place in information technology...
Thema subject classification scheme (thema) "Thema is intended for use by all parts of the book trade: unlike other book trade subject classifications, it aims to be globally applicable... API
iDAI.gazetteer Thesaurus "The iDAI.Gazetteer is a webservice that connects place names with coordinates and works in two directions...
Global Agricultural Concept Scheme "GACS explored the possibility of creating a global repository of concepts and terminology in the area of agriculture... API
Electropedia: The World's Online Electrotechnical Vocabulary "Electropedia (also known as the 'IEV Online') is the world's most comprehensive online electrical and electronic terminology database containing more than 20 000 terms and definitions in English and French organized by subject area, with equivalent terms in various other languages (...)...
UNESCO Institute for Statistics Glossary "The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information...
General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus "The basic idea for the development of GEMET was to use the best of the presently available excellent multilingual thesauri, in order to save time, energy and funds...
TNM Classification of Malignant Tumors "The classification of cancer by anatomic disease extent, i.e...
Cairo Gazetteer "The Cairo Gazetteer is a tool for the identification and indexing of documentary collections relating to Cairo's monuments, which raise difficulties of treatment because of the many variants resulting from the transliteration into Latin characters of Arabic toponyms...
WIPO Pearl "WIPO’s multilingual terminology portal gives access to scientific and technical terms derived from patent documents...
TERMPOST "TERMPOST is the Universal Postal Union's official terminology database created from the manual Vocabulaire polyglotte, available on paper from 1952 to 2003...
Humanterm "Humanterm is an R&D Project funded by the Universidad Europea de Madrid for a year with the aim of creating a terminological multilingual glossary for translators working in the humanitarian field...
Eating and Drinking Ability Classification System for Individuals with Cerebral Palsy "We have developed a new Eating and Drinking Ability Classification System (EDACS) for people with cerebral palsy...
Taxonomy of Evaluation "A wide range of models of PR and communication evaluation exist using a wide range of terms including inputs, outputs, outtakes, outflows, outgrowths, effects, results, and impact...
EAGLE Vocabulary Material "This hierarchic Vocabulary relies on the definitions of the Simplified Petrography in Salzburg... API
EAGLE Vocabulary - Execution Technique "This vocabulary collects all writing techniques and types as attested in the EAGLE BPN... API
Physics Glossary "Translation of Physics terms based on the Coursework for Physics Grades 9 to 12."...
Living Environment Glossary "Translation of Living Environment terms based on the Coursework for Living Environment Grades 9 to 12."...
EAGLE Vocabulary - Type of Inscription "In this vocabulary are described all terms which concern the type of text written on a stone according to its function and aim as a text... API
EAGLE Vocabulary - Object Type "The classification of objects on which an inscription can be written is extremely complex in many cases... API
Literary Terms & Devices in English for Language Arts "Literary terms and devices are a collection of universal artistic structures that are typical of all works of literature frequently employed by the writers to give meanings and a logical framework to their works through language...
Thot - Thesauri & Ontology for documenting Ancient Egyptian Resources "(...) the Department of Egyptology of the University of Liege, in collaboration with the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and the Saxon Academy of Sciences in Leipzig (Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae), is now developing Thot, a set of resources for documenting and encoding ancient Egyptian resources in a shared, interoperable approach...
LandVoc - the Linked Land Governance Thesaurus "The Land Portal Foundation has taken the lead in the land governance sector to develop such a standardized vocabulary: LandVoc, the Linked Land Governance Thesaurus...
Multilingual Dictionary of Cataloguing Terms and Concepts "The Multilingual dictionary of cataloguing terms and concepts contains definitions for many terms and concepts used by the library cataloguing community... API
HurtLex "HurtLex is a multilingual computational lexicon of hate words...
Schools Online Thesaurus "The Schools Online Thesaurus (ScOT) provides a controlled vocabulary of terms used in Australian and New Zealand schools... API
Thesaurus of Clinical Signs "This file contains the thesaurus of clinical signs used for indexing rare disorders...
Wikidata (WD) "Wikidata is a free linked database that can be read and edited by both humans and machines...
IFRS Taxonomy "The IFRS Taxonomy™ is the global standard issued by the IFRS Foundation to mark up electronic IFRS financial statements...
UNTERM "UNTERM is a multilingual terminology database maintained jointly by the main duty stations and regional commissions of the United Nations system...
Central Product Classification "The name 'Central Product Classification' is intended to indicate that the purpose of CPC is to provide a framework for international comparison of various kinds of statistics dealing with goods, services and assets...
Standard International Trade Classification "The scope of SITC, Revision 4, remains the same as that of SITC, Revision 3, that is to say SITC, Revision 4, covers all goods classifiable in HS except for monetary gold, gold coin and current coin...
International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities "The International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) is the international reference classification of productive activities...
Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) "The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system, devised by library pioneer Melvil Dewey in the 1870s and owned by OCLC since 1988, provides a dynamic structure for the organization of library collections... API
Gross Motor Function Classification System "The Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS) is a 5 level classification system that describes the gross motor function of children and youth with cerebral palsy on the basis of their self-initiated movement with particular emphasis on sitting, walking, and wheeled mobility...
AGROVOC "AGROVOC is a controlled vocabulary covering all areas of interest of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, including food, nutrition, agriculture, fisheries, forestry, environment etc... API
Al-Muqtafi Legal Thesaurus "This Database accommodates all pieces of legislation enacted in Palestine since the mid 1900s until nowadays...
Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems Micro-Thesauri "A collection of 48 lists with terminology...
Classification of Forest Products "This classification is designed to cover the wood and wood-based products for which FAO and ECE collect statistics on a regular basis...
United Nations Bibliographical Information System Thesaurus "The multilingual UNBIS Thesaurus contains the terminology used in subject analysis of documents and other materials relevant to United Nations programmes and activities... API
INIS Interactive Multilingual Thesaurus "The terms in the Joint Thesaurus are listed alphabetically...
SEMIDE Thesaurus "EMWIS is an initiative of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership...
International Classification of Diseases "The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is the standard diagnostic tool for epidemiology, health management and clinical purposes...
Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) "The Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) is the world's foremost multilingual classification scheme for all fields of knowledge, a sophisticated indexing and retrieval tool... API
International Standard Classification of Education "As national education systems vary in terms of structure and curricular content, it can be difficult to benchmark performance across countries over time or monitor progress towards national and international goals...
Thesaurus Peuples, Anthroponymes, Chronologie, Toponymes, Œuvres, Lieux et Sujets "The PACTOLS (Peoples, Anthroponyms, Chronology, Toponymies, Works, Places and Subjects) thesauri, specializing in the sciences of antiquity and archeology from prehistory to the industrial era, are poly-hierarchical, evolutive and multilingual...
AGRIS/CARIS Categorization Scheme "The scope of AGRIS and CARIS coincides with the scope of FAO and covers agriculture and its related fields, including fisheries, forestry, food, veterinary science and rural development...
DCMI Metadata Terms "This document is an up-to-date, authoritative specification of all metadata terms maintained by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative...
World Reference Base for Soil Resources "The WRB is a soil classification system for naming soils and creating soil map legends...
Multilingual Egyptian Thesaurus "This Thesaurus is a compilation of many sources used in general for computer applications and has been developed by an international team of Egyptologists in seven languages and consists of 15 sections and aims to provide a documentation standard to describe Many museums have already adopted it, and it is becoming an increasingly recognized international standard...
FAO Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture "The 'Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture' is a revised, augmented version of the 'Glossary of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering' published by FAO in 1999...