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Melvil Decimal System: 574.5

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Life Sciences > Biology > Ecology

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0
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
50
General Science
23,066
đŸ”Ŧ
51
Mathematics
51,320
➗
52
Astronomy
15,210
🌌
53
Physics
26,331
🍎
54
Chemistry
15,630
⚗
55
Earth sciences & geology
24,732
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,049
💀
57
Life Sciences
36,778
🐠
58
Botany
15,429
đŸŒŋ
59
Zoology
59,432
đŸŧ
570
Life Sciences
3,823
🐠
571
Physiology and related subjects
3,101
💀
572
Biochemistry
4,776
⚗
573
Paleoanthropology
1,853
574
Biology
9,149
575
Specific parts of and physiological systems in plants
1,712
🌱
576
Evolution And Genetics
2,929
577
Ecology
5,812
🔄
578
Natural history of organisms and related subjects
1,678
579
Natural history of microorganisms, fungi, algae
1,945
🍄
574.0
969
574.1
Physiology & Biochemistry
1,429
574.2
Pathology
96
574.3
Developmental Biology
107
574.4
Morphology
45
574.5
Ecology
3,013
574.6
20
574.7
3
574.8
Molecular Biology
1,136
574.9
By Location
1,294
574.50
136
574.51
7
574.52
1,016
574.53
Food Chains
14
574.54
75
574.55
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6
574.56
1
574.57
2
574.58574.59

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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.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
63XTechnology > Agriculture & Animal Husbandry2.3156
39XSocial Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore2109

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