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Melvil Decimal System: 612.01

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Information
174,442
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
💭
2
Religion
423,445
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,483
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,029
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,380
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
📚
9
Biography and History
551,058
đŸ—ŋ
60
General Technology
6,246
💡
61
Medicine
207,724
💉
62
Engineering
102,568
🔩
63
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
61,853
🌱
64
Home Economics
123,000
🏠
65
Business
99,261
👔
66
Chemical Technology
11,503
🚀
67
Manufacturing
4,874
đŸ“Ļ
68
Handicraft and Occupations
14,129
🔨
69
Building
8,222
👷
610
Medicine
22,174
⚕
611
Anatomy
2,795
👅
612
Physiology
13,977
đŸ’ĒđŸŧ
613
Health; Hygiene
27,848
💩
614
Public Health
5,262
đŸĨ
615
Drugs; Pharmacy
23,008
💊
616
Pathology; Diseases; Treatment
78,743
đŸ˜Ŧ
617
Surgery; Dentistry
16,291
😷
618
Gynecology and Pediatrics
17,339
🤰đŸ‘ļ
619
Comparative Medicine; Veteraniary
287
đŸļ
612.0
Physiology
1,481
612.1
Cardiovascular system
661
612.2
Respiration
253
612.3
Digestion
1,008
612.4
Glandular System; Secretion; Excretion
311
612.5
Animal heat
8
612.6
Reproduction and Generation; Development
1,974
612.7
Motor and Vocal Apparatus; Skin
997
612.8
Nervous system
4,275
612.9
Other parts of the body
59
612.00
Physiology
244
612.01
General Theory
818
612.02
Compends
99
👝
612.03
Dictionaries; Cyclopedias
4
📕
612.04
Essays; Addresses
279
612.05
Periodicals
4
T
612.06612.07
Study and teaching
15
612.08
Polygraphy
10
612.09
History
2
612.010612.011612.012
Physiologic Theories and Generalities
4
612.013612.014
General Physiology of Cells and Organisms
241
612.015
Physiologic Chemistry in General
547
612.016612.017
1
612.018
4
612.019
1

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1922 Edition
Modern language
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"Far Friends"

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

MDSScheduleRatioCount
5XXMathematics and Science4.9131

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Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

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The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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