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Melvil Decimal System: 551.4602

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Earth sciences & geology > Physical and Dynamic Geology > Surface features of the earth > Oceans > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ”ฌ > ๐ŸŒŽ > ๐ŸŒ‹ > ? > ? > ? > ?

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Information
179,064
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
436,901
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
912,661
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
121,346
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
666,318
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
877,170
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
559,529
๐Ÿ—ฟ
50
General Science
23,427
๐Ÿ”ฌ
51
Mathematics
55,021
โž—
52
Astronomy
16,002
๐ŸŒŒ
53
Physics
28,638
๐ŸŽ
54
Chemistry
17,604
โš—
55
Earth sciences & geology
25,681
๐ŸŒŽ
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,132
๐Ÿ’€
57
Life Sciences
39,321
๐Ÿ 
58
Botany
16,168
๐ŸŒฟ
59
Zoology
60,888
๐Ÿผ
550
Geology
2,810
๐ŸŒŽ
551
Physical and Dynamic Geology
17,385
๐ŸŒ‹
552
Lithology; Petrography
1,256
๐Ÿค˜
553
Economic Geology
1,834
๐Ÿ’ฒ
554
Europe
336
๐Ÿ—
555
Asia
91
๐Ÿ…
556
Africa
70
๐Ÿ˜
557
North America
1,505
558
South America
27
559
Pacific, Oceania, and other planets
367
๐Ÿจ
551.0
235
551.1
Structure of the earth as a whole
475
551.2
Seismology
1,440
551.3
Erosion and deposition
880
551.4
Surface features of the earth
5,397
551.5
Meteorology; Climate
3,604
โ˜๏ธ
551.6
Metamorphism
1,987
551.7
Historical geology
857
551.8
Structural geology
330
551.9
Agents of geologic work
175
551.40
44
551.41
Continents
319
551.42
Islands
80
551.43
Mountains; Valleys; Orology
187
551.44
Caves
263
551.45
Plains
241
551.46
Oceans
1,789
551.47
Ocean currents
159
551.48
Rivers; Lakes
1,173
551.49
Springs; Wells; Ground water
265
551.460
289
551.461
Atlantic; North Sea; Baltic
69
551.462
Mediterranean; Black sea
26
551.463
Gulf of Mexico; Caribbean
63
551.464
Southern Atlantic
8
551.465
Pacific
22
551.466
Eastern Pacific or American coast
11
551.467
Indian; Bay of Bengal; Red sea
13
551.468
Arctic
24
551.469
Antarctic
5
551.4600
84
551.4601
34
551.4602
22
551.4603
6
551.4604551.4605
1
551.4606
1
551.4607
30
551.4608
48
551.4609
58
551.46020551.46021551.46022
9
551.46023
3
551.46024551.46025551.46026551.46027551.46028
10
551.46029

Works under MDS 551.4602

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

None

What is MDS?

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.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

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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