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Melvil Decimal System: 419.7

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Information
174,374
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
💭
2
Religion
423,184
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,318
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,009
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,279
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
📚
9
Biography and History
550,807
đŸ—ŋ
40
Language
8,530
đŸ’Ŧ
41
Linguistics
11,547
🏷
42
English
48,011
đŸ‡Ŧ🇧
43
German
8,827
🇩đŸ‡Ē
44
French
7,039
đŸ‡Ģ🇷
45
Italian
2,803
🇮🇹
46
Spanish
8,371
đŸ‡Ē🇸
47
Latin
1,940
📜
48
Greek
1,887
đŸ‡Ŧ🇷
49
Other Languages
19,054
🗨
410
Linguistics
2,554
🏷
411
Writing systems
488
✍
412
Etymology
219
413
Dictionaries
612
📕
414
Phonology and phonetics
628
ʔ
415
Grammar
2,286
*
416
[Formerly "Prosody"; No longer used]
62
🤷
417
Dialectology and historical linguistics
566
418
Standard usage (Prescriptive linguistics)
3,215
đŸšĢ
419
Sign languages
917
𝠀
419.0
53
419.1
Sign languages used primarily for purposes other than communication of deaf people
41
419.2
5
419.3
3
419.4
22
419.5
5
419.6
2
419.7
American Sign Language
164
419.8
1
419.9
20
419.70
44
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1
419.79

Works under MDS 419.7

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1922 Edition
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"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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