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Record 1 2002-05-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Toponymy
DEF

In toponymy, the abbreviated or short version of a name.

OBS

Ex: China, for People's Republic of China; Jordan, for The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Toponymie
DEF

Nom (généralement de pays) présenté dans sa forme brève usuelle.

OBS

Ex: Chine plutôt que République populaire de Chine.

Spanish

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