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GEMET General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

public health

Definition

The discipline in health science that, at the level of the community or the public, aims at promoting prevention of disease, sanitary living, laws, practices and a healthier environment. (Source: GUNN)

Themes
  • human health
Groups
  • HEALTH, NUTRITION
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Scope note

Scope note is not available.

Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/6798