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OAS obstype Detail for survey

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obstypes_id:36
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Term:survey
Definition:A general or comprehensive view or appraisal of a situation, area of study, or characteristics of the environment, including human interactions with the environment. [Definition derived from www.dictionary.com definition for 'survey'.]
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Deprecated:false
Metadata version:1
Keydate:2000-10-18 04:00:00+00
Editdate:2017-06-16 19:53:23+00