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Melvil Decimal System: 641.1

Wording: Technology > Home Economics > Food And Drink > Nutrition

0
Information
103,636
1
Philosophy And Psychology
103,714
2
Religion
294,496
3
Social Sciences
493,497
4
Language
65,892
5
Mathematics And Science
161,910
6
Technology
380,220
7
Arts And Leisure
400,026
8
Literature
545,362
9
Biography And History
351,584
60
General Technology
4,277
61
Medicine
120,783
62
Engineering
55,711
63
Agriculture
38,347
64
Home Economics
82,481
65
Business
55,114
66
Chemical Technology
6,574
67
Manufacturing
2,825
68
Handicraft and Occupations
9,253
69
Building
4,855
640
Housekeeping
1,995
641
Food And Drink
59,670
642
Cooking (Entertaining, Parties)
1,238
643
Shelter (House, Home)
2,428
644
Utilities (Conservation, Energy, Repair) - See also 643
117
645
Style and Interior Decoration
907
646
Clothing, Fashion, and Relationships
6,205
647
Hospitality (Restaurants, Hotels) and Property Management
2,864
648
Housework (Cleaning, Moving, Organizing)
642
649
Parenting, Caregiving
6,415
641.0
Gastronomy, Epicurism
477
641.1
Nutrition
296
641.2
Drinks
1,981
641.3
Food History, Culture
1,816
641.4
Food Preservation
374
641.5
Cooking
25,697
641.6
Cooking Specific Foods
4,750
641.7
Cooking Techniques
566
641.8
Cooking Specific Dishes
7,310
641.9
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18
641.10
Guidelines
23
641.11
Organic food constituents
641.12
Proteins
7
641.13
Carbohydrates
6
641.14
Fats, Oils
25
641.15641.16641.17
Salts, Mineral, Ash constituents
5
641.18
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2
641.19

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language

"Far Friends"

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

None

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