Vocabularies


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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...
MedDRA "In the late 1990s, the International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) developed MedDRA, a rich and highly specific standardised medical terminology to facilitate sharing of regulatory information internationally for medical products used by humans...
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 (...)...
Dictionary of World Languages "Dictionary of the world's languages is a systematic collection of information about 1264 languages structured as a dictionary file...
SilvaVoc Terminology "In the light of forestry research in a changing world, the forestry world needs a clear and comprehensible language and a forum to study and reconsider the correct meaning of forestry terms...
CIDOC Conceptual Reference Model "The CIDOC Conceptual Reference Model (CRM) provides definitions and a formal structure for describing the implicit and explicit concepts and relationships used in cultural heritage documentation...
TNM Classification of Malignant Tumors "The classification of cancer by anatomic disease extent, i.e...
Open Data Handbook Glossary Glossary about the topic Open Data by Open Knowledge International....
WIPO Pearl "WIPO’s multilingual terminology portal gives access to scientific and technical terms derived from patent documents...
Music Vocabulary "A vocabulary, or music ontology, to describe classical music and performances...
Living Environment Glossary "Translation of Living Environment terms based on the Coursework for Living Environment Grades 9 to 12."...
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...
Global Industry Classification Standard "In 1999, MSCI and S&P Global developed the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS), seeking to offer an efficient investment tool to capture the breadth, depth and evolution of industry sectors...
Classification of the Morrison Collection in Toyo Bunko "The Morrison Collection: This collection was painstakingly amassed by George Ernest Morrison during his 20-year residency in Beijing...
Web NDL Authorities Web NDL Authorities is a service by the National Diet Library (NDL), Japan, to access authority data created and maintained by the NDL... API
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...
IUPAC Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry "The Rules of Inorganic Nomenclature (the 'Red Book'), first published in 1958 by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), were most recently updated as Nomenclature of Inorganic Chemistry 1990...
IUPAC Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry "Chemical nomenclature is used to identify a chemical species by means of written or spoken words and enables a common language for communication amongst chemists...
Concepticon This resource presents an attempt to link the large amount of different concept lists which are used in the linguistic literature, ranging from Swadesh lists in historical linguistics to naming tests in clinical studies and psycholinguistics...
IUPAC Quantities, Units and Symbols in Physical Chemistry "The purpose of this manual is to improve the exchange of scientific information among the readers in different disciplines and across different nations...
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...
ORCID "ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized."...
IFRS Taxonomy "The IFRS Taxonomy™ is the global standard issued by the IFRS Foundation to mark up electronic IFRS financial statements...
Pokémon Category "In a Pokémon's Pokédex information, the category (...) (Japanese: 分類 classification) is a name which identifies the Pokémon based on one of its defining biological characteristics...
Key Concepts of Museology "A common language that conveys the complex reality of current social and cultural values–ethical, aesthetic, scientific and technological–remains a constant concern for those in charge of transmitting a message to society, particularly in the field of museology...
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
Industry Classification Benchmark "The Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB) is a definitive system categorizing over 70,000 companies and 75,000 securities worldwide, enabling the comparison of companies across four levels of classification and national boundaries...
International Classification of Diseases for Oncology "Used principally in tumour or cancer registries for coding the site (topography) and the histology (morphology) of neoplasms, usually obtained from a pathology report...
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
NewsCodes "For the news industry - but also far beyond - it is a strict requirement being able to assert something about the content of a news item, to apply so called metadata...
International Patent Classification "The International Patent Classification (IPC), established by the Strasbourg Agreement 1971, provides for a hierarchical system of language independent symbols for the classification of patents and utility models according to the different areas of technology to which they pertain...
United Nations Standard Products and Services Code "The United Nations Standard Products and Services Code® (UNSPSC®) provides an open, global multi-sector standard for efficient, accurate classification of products and services...
International Classification of Primary Care "ICPC (International Classification of Primary Care) is a clinical coding system...
Australia-Japan Research Project Area Thesaurus "The AJRP aims to provide a resource for historians and others interested in the Australia-Japan relationship, especially in war, from 1901 to 1957."...
Australia-Japan Research Project Keyword Thesaurus "The AJRP aims to provide a resource for historians and others interested in the Australia-Japan relationship, especially in war, from 1901 to 1957."...
Australia-Japan Research Project Unit Name Thesaurus "The AJRP aims to provide a resource for historians and others interested in the Australia-Japan relationship, especially in war, from 1901 to 1957."...
World Reference Base for Soil Resources "The WRB is a soil classification system for naming soils and creating soil map legends...
National Diet Library Classification Table "The National Diet Library classification table was created as a classification table for the purpose of efficiently managing and utilizing all the collections collected from domestic and overseas in this way...
Nursing Interventions Classification "The Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) is a comprehensive, research-based, standardized classification of interventions that nurses perform...
Nursing Outcomes Classification "The Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) is a comprehensive, standardized classification of patient/client outcomes developed to evaluate the effects of interventions provided by nurses or other health care professionals...