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Aberdeen (South Dakota)

BROADER TERM(S):

Abilene

BROADER TERM(S):

Ad Dammam

BROADER TERM(S):

Afghanistan

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Africa

NARROWER TERM(S):

Akron

BROADER TERM(S):

Alabama

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Alaska

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Albania

BROADER TERM(S):

Albany (Georgia)

BROADER TERM(S):

Albany (New York)

BROADER TERM(S):

Alberta

BROADER TERM(S):

Albuquerque

BROADER TERM(S):

Alexandria

BROADER TERM(S):

Alexandria (Egypt)

BROADER TERM(S):

Algeria

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Allentown

BROADER TERM(S):

Altamira

BROADER TERM(S):

Altoona

BROADER TERM(S):

Amarillo

BROADER TERM(S):

America

USE:

American Samoa

USE FOR:

  • Eastern Samoa

BROADER TERM(S):

Amiens

BROADER TERM(S):

Amsterdam

BROADER TERM(S):

Anaheim

BROADER TERM(S):

Anchorage

BROADER TERM(S):

Anderson

BROADER TERM(S):

Andorra

BROADER TERM(S):

Andover

BROADER TERM(S):

Angola

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Anguilla

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ann Arbor

BROADER TERM(S):

Antigua and Barbuda

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Aomori (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

Appleton

BROADER TERM(S):

Argentina

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Arizona

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Arkansas

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Arlington

BROADER TERM(S):

Armenia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Aruba

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Asheville

BROADER TERM(S):

Asia

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Atlanta

BROADER TERM(S):

Atlantic City

BROADER TERM(S):

Atlantic Ocean

NARROWER TERM(S):

Auburn

BROADER TERM(S):

Augusta

BROADER TERM(S):

Aurora

BROADER TERM(S):

Austin

BROADER TERM(S):

Australia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Austria

USE FOR:

  • Austria-Hungary

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Austria-Hungary

SCOPE NOTE(S): A dual monarchy formed in 1867; dissolved in 1918. Included what are now Austria and Hungary.

USE:

Azerbaijan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Azores

BROADER TERM(S):

Bagdad

USE:

Baghdad

USE FOR:

  • Bagdad

BROADER TERM(S):

Bahamas

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Bahia Blanca

BROADER TERM(S):

Bahrain

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Bakersfield

BROADER TERM(S):

Bali

BROADER TERM(S):

Baltimore

BROADER TERM(S):

Bangladesh

BROADER TERM(S):

Barbados

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Barcelona

BROADER TERM(S):

Baton Rouge

BROADER TERM(S):

Bay City

BROADER TERM(S):

Beaumont

BROADER TERM(S):

Beijing

BROADER TERM(S):

Belarus

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • Byelarus

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Belgian Congo

USE:

Belgium

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Belgrade

BROADER TERM(S):

Belize

BROADER TERM(S):

Bellevue

BROADER TERM(S):

Belo Horizonte

BROADER TERM(S):

Benin

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Berkeley

BROADER TERM(S):

Berlin

BROADER TERM(S):

Bermuda Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Bethel

BROADER TERM(S):

Bethlehem

BROADER TERM(S):

Bhutan

BROADER TERM(S):

Billings

BROADER TERM(S):

Biloxi

BROADER TERM(S):

Binghamton

BROADER TERM(S):

Birmingham

BROADER TERM(S):

Bloomington

BROADER TERM(S):

Bogota

BROADER TERM(S):

Boise City

BROADER TERM(S):

Bolivia

BROADER TERM(S):

Bologna

BROADER TERM(S):

Bombay

USE:

Bonaire

SCOPE NOTE(S): Caribbean island; formerly part of Netherlands Antilles. After the Netherlands Antilles was dissolved (in 2010), Bonaire became a special municipality within the country of the Netherlands.

BROADER TERM(S):

Bosnia-Hercegovina

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Yugoslavia; declared independence 1991-1992.

BROADER TERM(S):

Boston

BROADER TERM(S):

Botswana

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Boulder

BROADER TERM(S):

Bouvet Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Bradenton

BROADER TERM(S):

Brazil

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Bridgeport

BROADER TERM(S):

Bridgewater

BROADER TERM(S):

Brisbane

BROADER TERM(S):

Bristol

BROADER TERM(S):

British Columbia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

British Virgin Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Brockton

BROADER TERM(S):

Brooklyn

BROADER TERM(S):

Broward County

BROADER TERM(S):

Brownsville

BROADER TERM(S):

Brunei

BROADER TERM(S):

Bryan

BROADER TERM(S):

Buenos Aires

BROADER TERM(S):

Buffalo

BROADER TERM(S):

Bulgaria

BROADER TERM(S):

Burkina Faso

USE FOR:

  • Upper Volta

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Burma

USE:

Burundi

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Byelarus

USE:

Cagliari

BROADER TERM(S):

Cairo

BROADER TERM(S):

California

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Cambodia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Cambridge

BROADER TERM(S):

Camden

BROADER TERM(S):

Cameroon

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Can Tho

SCOPE NOTE(S): City in Vietnam.

BROADER TERM(S):

Canada

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Canton

BROADER TERM(S):

Cape Verde

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Caribbean

SCOPE NOTE(S): A geographic region encompassing over 7,000 islands, located to the southeast of the Gulf of Mexico, east of Central America and Mexico, and to the north of South America.

RELATED TERM(S):

Cayman Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Cedar Rapids

BROADER TERM(S):

Central African Republic

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Central America

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Central Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Central Valley (California)

BROADER TERM(S):

Chad

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Champaign-Urbana

BROADER TERM(S):

Channel Islands

RELATED TERM(S):

Charleston (South Carolina)

BROADER TERM(S):

Charleston (West Virginia)

BROADER TERM(S):

Charlotte

BROADER TERM(S):

Chattanooga

BROADER TERM(S):

Chechnia

USE:

Chechnya

USE FOR:

  • Chechnia

BROADER TERM(S):

Chester

BROADER TERM(S):

Chicago

BROADER TERM(S):

Chicopee

BROADER TERM(S):

Chihuahua

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Chile

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

China

USE:

China (Peoples Republic)

USE FOR:

  • China

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Christmas Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Chula Vista

BROADER TERM(S):

Chungnam Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Cincinnati

BROADER TERM(S):

Ciudad Jauvez

BROADER TERM(S):

Clearwater

BROADER TERM(S):

Cleveland

BROADER TERM(S):

Clifton

BROADER TERM(S):

Coast Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

College Station

BROADER TERM(S):

Cologne

BROADER TERM(S):

Colombia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Colonial Heights

BROADER TERM(S):

Colorado

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Colorado Springs

BROADER TERM(S):

Colton

BROADER TERM(S):

Columbia (Missouri)

BROADER TERM(S):

Columbia (South Carolina)

BROADER TERM(S):

Columbus (Georgia)

BROADER TERM(S):

Columbus (Ohio)

BROADER TERM(S):

Comoros

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Concepcion

BROADER TERM(S):

Congo

USE:

Connecticut

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Cook Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Copenhagen

BROADER TERM(S):

Cordoba

BROADER TERM(S):

Corpus Christi

BROADER TERM(S):

Corsica

BROADER TERM(S):

Costa Rica

BROADER TERM(S):

Cote d'Ivoire

USE:

Croatia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Yugoslavia; declared independence 1991-1992.

BROADER TERM(S):

Cuba

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Curacao

SCOPE NOTE(S): Caribbean island; formerly part of Netherlands Antilles. After Netherlands Antilles was dissolved (in 2010), Curacao became a special municipality within the country of the Netherlands.

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Cyprus

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Czech Republic

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Czechoslovakia; independent 1992- .

BROADER TERM(S):

Czechoslovakia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use is limited to 1918-1992; dissolved 1992 and split into separate countries: the Czech Republic, and Slovakia.

Dallas

BROADER TERM(S):

Danbury

BROADER TERM(S):

Davenport

BROADER TERM(S):

Dayton

BROADER TERM(S):

Decatur

BROADER TERM(S):

Deerfield

BROADER TERM(S):

Delaware

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Democratic Republic of Congo

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly Belgian Congo 1908-1960, Congo 1960-1971, Zaire 1971-1997, became Democratic Republic of Congo 1997- .

USE FOR:

  • Belgian Congo
  • Congo
  • Zaire

BROADER TERM(S):

Denison

BROADER TERM(S):

Denmark

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Denver

BROADER TERM(S):

Des Moines

BROADER TERM(S):

Detroit

BROADER TERM(S):

District of Columbia

USE FOR:

  • Washington, DC

BROADER TERM(S):

Distrito Federal (Mexico)

BROADER TERM(S):

Djibouti

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly French Somaliland 1885-1967, French Territory of the Afars and Issas 1967-1977, became Djibouti 1977- .

USE FOR:

  • French Somaliland
  • French Territory of the Afars and Issas

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Dominica

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Dominican Republic

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Duluth

BROADER TERM(S):

Durham

BROADER TERM(S):

East Germany

USE:

East St. Louis

BROADER TERM(S):

East Timor

USE FOR:

  • Portuguese Timor

BROADER TERM(S):

Easter Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Eastern Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Eastern Samoa

USE:

Easton

BROADER TERM(S):

Ecuador

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Egypt

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

El Paso

BROADER TERM(S):

El Salvador

BROADER TERM(S):

Elizabeth

BROADER TERM(S):

Ellice Islands

USE:

El-Minya

BROADER TERM(S):

El Paso

Elmira

BROADER TERM(S):

Elyria

BROADER TERM(S):

England

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Equatorial Guinea

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Erie

BROADER TERM(S):

Erie County

BROADER TERM(S):

Eritrea

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Estado de Mexico

BROADER TERM(S):

Estonia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ethiopia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Euclid

BROADER TERM(S):

Eugene

BROADER TERM(S):

Europe

NARROWER TERM(S):

European Russia

USE:

European Union

RELATED TERM(S):

Evanston

BROADER TERM(S):

Evansville

BROADER TERM(S):

Everett

BROADER TERM(S):

Fairbanks

BROADER TERM(S):

Falkland Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Fall River

BROADER TERM(S):

Faroe Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Fayetteville

BROADER TERM(S):

Federal Republic of Germany

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use is limited to 1949-1990; re-united with the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) to become Germany, 1990.

USE FOR:

  • West Germany

Federated States of Micronesia

USE:

Fiji

BROADER TERM(S):

Finland

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Fitchburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Flint

BROADER TERM(S):

Florida

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Fort Lauderdale

BROADER TERM(S):

Fort Smith

BROADER TERM(S):

Fort Wayne

BROADER TERM(S):

Fort Worth

BROADER TERM(S):

France

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

French Guiana

BROADER TERM(S):

French Polynesia

BROADER TERM(S):

French Somaliland

USE:

French Territory of the Afars and Issas

USE:

Fresno

BROADER TERM(S):

Fullerton

BROADER TERM(S):

Gabon

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Gadsden

BROADER TERM(S):

Gainesville

BROADER TERM(S):

Galena

BROADER TERM(S):

Galveston

BROADER TERM(S):

Gambia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Garden Grove

BROADER TERM(S):

Gary

BROADER TERM(S):

Gastonia

BROADER TERM(S):

Gaza Strip

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Georgia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Georgia (Republic)

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

German Democratic Republic

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use is limited to 1949-1990; re-united with the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) to become Germany, 1990.

USE FOR:

  • East Germany

Germany

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly divided into West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany), and East Germany (German Democratic Republic) 1949-1990; reunified as Germany 1990- .

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ghana

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Gibralter

BROADER TERM(S):

Gilbert Islands

USE:

Gilroy

BROADER TERM(S):

Global

SCOPE NOTE(S): Apply this term to studies in which the geographic coverage includes multiple countries that are not specifically named in the descriptive metadata.

Gold Coast (Australia)

BROADER TERM(S):

Grand Forks

BROADER TERM(S):

Grand Rapids

BROADER TERM(S):

Great Britain

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Great Falls

BROADER TERM(S):

Greece

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Green Bay

BROADER TERM(S):

Greenland

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Greensboro

BROADER TERM(S):

Greenville

BROADER TERM(S):

Grenada

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Groningen

BROADER TERM(S):

Guadalajara

BROADER TERM(S):

Guadeloupe

BROADER TERM(S):

Guam

BROADER TERM(S):

Guanabara

BROADER TERM(S):

Guatemala

BROADER TERM(S):

Guerrero

BROADER TERM(S):

Guinea

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Guinea-Bissau

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Gulfport

BROADER TERM(S):

Guyana

BROADER TERM(S):

Gyeonggi Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Hackensack

BROADER TERM(S):

Hai Duong

SCOPE NOTE(S): City in Vietnam.

BROADER TERM(S):

Haiti

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Hamilton

BROADER TERM(S):

Hamilton County

BROADER TERM(S):

Hammond

BROADER TERM(S):

Hampton

BROADER TERM(S):

Harlem

BROADER TERM(S):

Harlingen

BROADER TERM(S):

Harrisburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Hartford

BROADER TERM(S):

Haverhill

BROADER TERM(S):

Hawaii

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Hazleton

BROADER TERM(S):

Heard And Mcdonald Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Hialeah

BROADER TERM(S):

High Point

BROADER TERM(S):

Hingham

BROADER TERM(S):

Hiroshima

BROADER TERM(S):

Hiroshima (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Hokkaido (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Hollywood (Florida)

BROADER TERM(S):

Holyoke

BROADER TERM(S):

Homer

BROADER TERM(S):

Honduras

BROADER TERM(S):

Hong Kong

BROADER TERM(S):

Honolulu

BROADER TERM(S):

Houston

BROADER TERM(S):

Hungary

USE FOR:

  • Austria-Hungary

BROADER TERM(S):

Hyogo (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Iceland

BROADER TERM(S):

Idaho

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Illinois

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

India

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Indian Ocean

NARROWER TERM(S):

Indiana

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Indianapolis

BROADER TERM(S):

Indonesia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Inkster

BROADER TERM(S):

Iowa

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Iran

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Iraq

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ireland

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Irvington

BROADER TERM(S):

Ishikawa (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Isle of Man

RELATED TERM(S):

Israel

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Italy

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ivory Coast

USE FOR:

  • Cote d'Ivoire

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Izumo

BROADER TERM(S):

Jackson (Michigan)

BROADER TERM(S):

Jackson (Mississippi)

BROADER TERM(S):

Jacksonville

BROADER TERM(S):

Jalisco

BROADER TERM(S):

Jamaica

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Japan

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Java

BROADER TERM(S):

Jeddah

BROADER TERM(S):

Jeonbuk Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Jersey City

BROADER TERM(S):

Johnston Atoll

BROADER TERM(S):

Johnstown

BROADER TERM(S):

Jordan

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Juan Fernandez Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Juneau

BROADER TERM(S):

Kalamazoo

BROADER TERM(S):

Kalimantan

BROADER TERM(S):

Kanazawa

BROADER TERM(S):

Kansas

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Kansas City (Kansas)

BROADER TERM(S):

Kansas City (Missouri)

BROADER TERM(S):

Kanto

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Kazakhstan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Kenosha

BROADER TERM(S):

Kentucky

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Kenya

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Kettering

BROADER TERM(S):

Kirgiz

USE:

Kiribati

USE FOR:

  • Gilbert Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Klamath Falls

BROADER TERM(S):

Knoxville

BROADER TERM(S):

Kobe

BROADER TERM(S):

Kodiak

BROADER TERM(S):

Kosovo

BROADER TERM(S):

Kotzebue

BROADER TERM(S):

Kuwait

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Kuwait City

BROADER TERM(S):

Kyota (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Kyoto

BROADER TERM(S):

Kyrgyzstan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • Kirgiz

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Lacrosse

BROADER TERM(S):

Lafayette (Indiana)

BROADER TERM(S):

Lafayette (Louisina)

BROADER TERM(S):

Lake Charles

BROADER TERM(S):

Lancaster

BROADER TERM(S):

Landshut

BROADER TERM(S):

Lansing

BROADER TERM(S):

Laos

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Laredo

BROADER TERM(S):

Las Vegas

BROADER TERM(S):

Latin America

NARROWER TERM(S):

Latvia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Lausanne

BROADER TERM(S):

Lawrence

BROADER TERM(S):

Lawton

BROADER TERM(S):

Lebanon

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Leominster

BROADER TERM(S):

Lesotho

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Lewiston

BROADER TERM(S):

Lexington

BROADER TERM(S):

Liberia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Libya

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Liechtenstein

BROADER TERM(S):

Lima

BROADER TERM(S):

Lincoln

BROADER TERM(S):

Lisbon

BROADER TERM(S):

Lithuania

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Little Rock

BROADER TERM(S):

London

BROADER TERM(S):

Long Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

Long Ho

BROADER TERM(S):

Lorain

BROADER TERM(S):

Los Angeles

BROADER TERM(S):

Louisiana

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Louisville

BROADER TERM(S):

Lowell

BROADER TERM(S):

Lubbock

BROADER TERM(S):

Lusaka

BROADER TERM(S):

Luxembourg

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Luzon

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Lynchburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Macao

BROADER TERM(S):

Macedonia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Yugoslavia; declared independence 1991-1992.

BROADER TERM(S):

Macon

BROADER TERM(S):

Madagascar

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Madison

BROADER TERM(S):

Madrid

BROADER TERM(S):

Maine

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Malawi

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Malaysia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Malden

BROADER TERM(S):

Maldives

BROADER TERM(S):

Mali

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Malta

BROADER TERM(S):

Manchester

BROADER TERM(S):

Manhattan (Kansas)

BROADER TERM(S):

Manhattan (New York City)

BROADER TERM(S):

Manila

BROADER TERM(S):

Manitoba

BROADER TERM(S):

Mannheim

BROADER TERM(S):

Mansfield

BROADER TERM(S):

Mar Del Plata

BROADER TERM(S):

Marshall Islands

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.

USE FOR:

  • Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Martinique

BROADER TERM(S):

Maryland

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Massachusetts

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Maui

BROADER TERM(S):

Mauritania

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Mauritius

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Mayfair

BROADER TERM(S):

Mayotte

BROADER TERM(S):

Mecklenburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Memphis

BROADER TERM(S):

Mendoza

BROADER TERM(S):

Meriden

BROADER TERM(S):

Mexico

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Mexico City

BROADER TERM(S):

Miami

BROADER TERM(S):

Miami Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

Michigan

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Michoacan

BROADER TERM(S):

Micronesia (Federated States)

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.

USE FOR:

  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Middle East

SCOPE NOTE(S): Refers to countries of Southwest Asia and Northeast Africa; includes Afghanistan, Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, and Yemen. Also frequently includes countries of the regional designation "North Africa": Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia.

USE FOR:

  • Near East

RELATED TERM(S):

Middletown

BROADER TERM(S):

Midland

BROADER TERM(S):

Midway Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Milan

BROADER TERM(S):

Milledgeville

BROADER TERM(S):

Milpitas

BROADER TERM(S):

Milwaukee

BROADER TERM(S):

Minas Gerais

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Mindanao

BROADER TERM(S):

Minneapolis

BROADER TERM(S):

Minnesota

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Mississippi

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Missouri

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Mobile

BROADER TERM(S):

Moldavia

USE:

Moldova

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • Moldavia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Monaco

BROADER TERM(S):

Mongolia

BROADER TERM(S):

Monroe

BROADER TERM(S):

Montana

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Montenegro

Montgomery

BROADER TERM(S):

Montgomery County

BROADER TERM(S):

Montreal

BROADER TERM(S):

Montserrat

BROADER TERM(S):

Morocco

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Moscow

BROADER TERM(S):

Mozambique

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Mumbai

USE FOR:

  • Bombay

BROADER TERM(S):

Muncie

BROADER TERM(S):

Munich

BROADER TERM(S):

Muskegon

BROADER TERM(S):

Myanmar

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly Burma; became Myanmar 1989- .

USE FOR:

  • Burma

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Myrtle Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

Nagasaki

BROADER TERM(S):

Nagasaki (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Nairobi Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Namibia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Naples

BROADER TERM(S):

Nashua

BROADER TERM(S):

Nashville

BROADER TERM(S):

Nauru

BROADER TERM(S):

Near East

USE:

Nebraska

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Nepal

BROADER TERM(S):

Netherlands

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Netherlands Antilles

SCOPE NOTE(S): A Caribbean country composed of several islands under the governance of the Netherlands. The country Netherlands Antilles was officially dissolved in 2010, and its island components each became a special municipality within the country of the Netherlands.

BROADER TERM(S):

Nevada

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

New Bedford

BROADER TERM(S):

New Britain

BROADER TERM(S):

New Brunswick

BROADER TERM(S):

New Caledonia

BROADER TERM(S):

New England

SCOPE NOTE(S): Northeast section of the United States; includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont.

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

New Hampshire

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

New Haven

BROADER TERM(S):

New Hebrides

USE:

New Jersey

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

New Mexico

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

New Orleans

BROADER TERM(S):

New York (state)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

New York City

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

New Zealand

BROADER TERM(S):

Newark

BROADER TERM(S):

Newfoundland

BROADER TERM(S):

Newport News

BROADER TERM(S):

Nicaragua

BROADER TERM(S):

Niger

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Nigeria

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Niue

BROADER TERM(S):

Nome

BROADER TERM(S):

Norfolk

BROADER TERM(S):

Norfolk Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Normal

BROADER TERM(S):

North Africa

SCOPE NOTE(S): A regional designation that includes countries of the northernmost part of the African continent: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia. These countries are also frequently included in the regional designation "Middle East".

RELATED TERM(S):

North America

NARROWER TERM(S):

North Carolina

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

North Dakota

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

North Eastern Province

BROADER TERM(S):

North Korea

BROADER TERM(S):

North Vietnam

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use is limited to 1954-1976; re-united with South Vietnam to become Vietnam (Socialist Republic of Vietnam), 1976.

Northern Ireland

BROADER TERM(S):

Northern Mariana Islands

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.

USE FOR:

  • Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Northwest Territories

BROADER TERM(S):

Norwalk

BROADER TERM(S):

Norway

BROADER TERM(S):

Nova Scotia

BROADER TERM(S):

Nuevo Leon

BROADER TERM(S):

Nyanza Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Oahu

BROADER TERM(S):

Oakland

BROADER TERM(S):

Odessa

BROADER TERM(S):

Ogden

BROADER TERM(S):

Ohio

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Oklahoma

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Oklahoma City

BROADER TERM(S):

Omaha

BROADER TERM(S):

Oman

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Ontario

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Ontario (California)

BROADER TERM(S):

Orange

BROADER TERM(S):

Orasac

BROADER TERM(S):

Oregon

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Orem

BROADER TERM(S):

Orlando

BROADER TERM(S):

Osaka

BROADER TERM(S):

Osaka (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Oshkosh

BROADER TERM(S):

Oskaloosa

BROADER TERM(S):

Pacific Ocean

NARROWER TERM(S):

Padua

BROADER TERM(S):

Pakistan

BROADER TERM(S):

Palau

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.

USE FOR:

  • Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Palestine

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Palm Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

Palo Alto

BROADER TERM(S):

Panama

USE FOR:

  • Panama Canal Zone

BROADER TERM(S):

Panama Canal Zone

USE:

Papua New Guinea

BROADER TERM(S):

Paracel Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Paraguay

BROADER TERM(S):

Paris

BROADER TERM(S):

Pasadena

BROADER TERM(S):

Passaic

BROADER TERM(S):

Passau

BROADER TERM(S):

Paterson

BROADER TERM(S):

Pavia

BROADER TERM(S):

Pawtucket

BROADER TERM(S):

Pennsylvania

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Pensacola

BROADER TERM(S):

Peoria

BROADER TERM(S):

Persian Gulf

USE:

Persian Gulf States

SCOPE NOTE(S): Term commonly applied to several states on the East Coast of the Arabian Peninsula: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and United Arab Emirates.

USE FOR:

  • Persian Gulf

RELATED TERM(S):

Peru

BROADER TERM(S):

Petersburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Phenix City

BROADER TERM(S):

Philadelphia

BROADER TERM(S):

Philippines

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Phoenix

BROADER TERM(S):

Pine Bluff

BROADER TERM(S):

Pisa

BROADER TERM(S):

Pitcairn Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Pittsburgh

BROADER TERM(S):

Pittsfield

BROADER TERM(S):

Poland

BROADER TERM(S):

Pomona

BROADER TERM(S):

Port Arthur

BROADER TERM(S):

Portland (Maine)

BROADER TERM(S):

Portland (Oregon)

BROADER TERM(S):

Portsmouth

BROADER TERM(S):

Portugal

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Portuguese Timor

USE:

Prince Edward Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Providence

BROADER TERM(S):

Provo

BROADER TERM(S):

Prussia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former German state, north central Germany; abolished 1947.

BROADER TERM(S):

Pueblo

BROADER TERM(S):

Puerto Rico

BROADER TERM(S):

Qatar

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Quebec (province)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Queensland

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Quincy

BROADER TERM(S):

Quito

BROADER TERM(S):

Racine

BROADER TERM(S):

Raleigh

BROADER TERM(S):

Reading

BROADER TERM(S):

Redlands

BROADER TERM(S):

Reno

BROADER TERM(S):

Republic of Congo

RELATED TERM(S):

Resistencia

BROADER TERM(S):

Reunion

BROADER TERM(S):

Rhode Island

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Rhodesia

USE:

Richmond

BROADER TERM(S):

Rift Valley Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Rio Arriba

BROADER TERM(S):

Rio de Janeiro

BROADER TERM(S):

Rio Grande do Sul

BROADER TERM(S):

Riverside

BROADER TERM(S):

Riyadh

BROADER TERM(S):

Roanoke

BROADER TERM(S):

Rochester (Minnesota)

BROADER TERM(S):

Rochester (New York)

BROADER TERM(S):

Rock Hill

BROADER TERM(S):

Rockford

BROADER TERM(S):

Romania

USE FOR:

  • Rumania

BROADER TERM(S):

Rome (New York)

BROADER TERM(S):

Rondonia

BROADER TERM(S):

Rosario

BROADER TERM(S):

Rosenheim

BROADER TERM(S):

RSFSR

USE:

Rumania

USE:

Russia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • European Russia
  • RSFSR
  • Russian Federation
  • Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Russian Federation

USE:

Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic

USE:

Rwanda

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Saba

SCOPE NOTE(S): Caribbean island; formerly part of Netherlands Antilles. After Netherlands Antilles was dissolved (in 2010), Saba became a special municipality within the country of the Netherlands.

BROADER TERM(S):

Sacramento

BROADER TERM(S):

Saginaw

BROADER TERM(S):

Saint Charles

BROADER TERM(S):

Saint Christopher-Nevis

USE:

Saint Eustatius

SCOPE NOTE(S): Caribbean island; formerly part of Netherlands Antilles. After Netherlands Antilles was dissolved (in 2010), Saint Eustatius became a special municipality within the country of Netherlands.

BROADER TERM(S):

Saint Helena

BROADER TERM(S):

Saint Kitts-Nevis

USE FOR:

  • Saint Christopher-Nevis

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Saint Lucia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

BROADER TERM(S):

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Salem (Oregon)

BROADER TERM(S):

Salt Lake City

BROADER TERM(S):

Samoa

USE:

San Angelo

BROADER TERM(S):

San Antonio

BROADER TERM(S):

San Benito

BROADER TERM(S):

San Bernardino

BROADER TERM(S):

San Diego

BROADER TERM(S):

San Francisco

BROADER TERM(S):

San Jose

BROADER TERM(S):

San Marino

BROADER TERM(S):

Santa Ana

BROADER TERM(S):

Santa Barbara

BROADER TERM(S):

Santa Clara

BROADER TERM(S):

Santa Monica

BROADER TERM(S):

Santarem

BROADER TERM(S):

Santiago

BROADER TERM(S):

Sao Paulo

BROADER TERM(S):

Sao Tome and Principe

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Sapporo

BROADER TERM(S):

Sarasota

BROADER TERM(S):

Sart

BROADER TERM(S):

Saskatchewan

BROADER TERM(S):

Sassari

BROADER TERM(S):

Saudi Arabia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Savannah

BROADER TERM(S):

Schenectady

BROADER TERM(S):

Scotland

BROADER TERM(S):

Scranton

BROADER TERM(S):

Seattle

BROADER TERM(S):

Sedona

BROADER TERM(S):

Senegal

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Seoul

BROADER TERM(S):

Serbia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Serbia and Montenegro

SCOPE NOTE(S): A loosely defined union of the republics of Serbia and Montenegro. Established 2003, at the time Yugoslavia was officially dissolved.

USE FOR:

  • Yugoslavia

NARROWER TERM(S):

Seychelles

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Shanghai

BROADER TERM(S):

Sherman

BROADER TERM(S):

Shimane (prefecture)

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Shreveport

BROADER TERM(S):

Sichuan Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Sierra Leone

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Singapore

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Sioux City

BROADER TERM(S):

Sioux Falls

BROADER TERM(S):

Slovakia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Czechoslovakia; independent 1992- .

BROADER TERM(S):

Slovenia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly part of Yugoslavia; independent 1992- .

BROADER TERM(S):

Soldotna

BROADER TERM(S):

Solomon Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Somalia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

South Africa

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

South America

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

South Bend

BROADER TERM(S):

South Carolina

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

South Dakota

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

South Korea

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

South Vietnam

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use is limited to 1954-1976; re-united with North Vietnam to become Vietnam (Socialist Republic of Vietnam), 1976.

Southeast Asia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Generally includes: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

RELATED TERM(S):

Southern Rhodesia

USE:

Soviet Union

SCOPE NOTE(S): Use limited to 1922-1991; dissolved 1991.

USE FOR:

  • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
  • USSR

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Spain

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Spokane

BROADER TERM(S):

Spratley Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Springfield (Illinois)

BROADER TERM(S):

Springfield (Massachusetts)

BROADER TERM(S):

Springfield (Missouri)

BROADER TERM(S):

Springfield (Ohio)

BROADER TERM(S):

Sri Lanka

BROADER TERM(S):

St. Joseph

BROADER TERM(S):

St. Louis

BROADER TERM(S):

St. Paul

BROADER TERM(S):

St. Petersburg

BROADER TERM(S):

Stamford

BROADER TERM(S):

State College

BROADER TERM(S):

Steubenville

BROADER TERM(S):

Stockholm

BROADER TERM(S):

Stockport

BROADER TERM(S):

Stockton

BROADER TERM(S):

Sub-Saharan Africa

SCOPE NOTE(S): A regional designation that includes all countries on the African continent (plus islands) lying south of the Sahara Desert's southernmost border.

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Sudan

BROADER TERM(S):

Sulawesi

BROADER TERM(S):

Sumatra

BROADER TERM(S):

Superior

BROADER TERM(S):

Suriname

BROADER TERM(S):

Swaziland

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Sweden

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Switzerland

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Syracuse

BROADER TERM(S):

Syria

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Tacoma

BROADER TERM(S):

Tadzhik

USE:

Taiwan

BROADER TERM(S):

Tajikistan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • Tadzhik

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Tallahassee

BROADER TERM(S):

Tampa

BROADER TERM(S):

Tanzania

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Tecumseh

BROADER TERM(S):

Temuco

BROADER TERM(S):

Tennessee

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Terre Haute

BROADER TERM(S):

Texarkana

BROADER TERM(S):

Texas

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Texas City

BROADER TERM(S):

Thailand

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Tianjin

BROADER TERM(S):

Tien Tien

BROADER TERM(S):

Tijuana

BROADER TERM(S):

Timor

Togo

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RELATED TERM(S):

Tokelau

BROADER TERM(S):

Tokyo

BROADER TERM(S):

Toledo

BROADER TERM(S):

Tonga

BROADER TERM(S):

Topeka

BROADER TERM(S):

Toronto

BROADER TERM(S):

Trenton

BROADER TERM(S):

Trieste

BROADER TERM(S):

Trinidad and Tobago

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Troy

BROADER TERM(S):

Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former United States trust terrritory composed of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, and Palau. Officially disbanded in 1990. Use the individual nation names.

USE:

Tucson

BROADER TERM(S):

Tulsa

BROADER TERM(S):

Tunisia

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Turkey

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Turkmenistan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Turks and Caicos Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Tuvalu

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly Ellice Islands 1916-1978, became Tuvalu 1978- .

USE FOR:

  • Ellice Islands

BROADER TERM(S):

Tyler

BROADER TERM(S):

Uganda

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Uji

BROADER TERM(S):

Ukraine

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

USE:

United Arab Emirates

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

United Kingdom

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

United States

USE FOR:

  • America
  • United States of America
  • USA

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

United States of America

USE:

Upper Volta

USE:

Uruguay

BROADER TERM(S):

USA

USE:

USSR

USE:

Utah

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Utica

BROADER TERM(S):

Uzbek

USE:

Uzbekistan

SCOPE NOTE(S): Former member of the Soviet Union; independent 1991- .

USE FOR:

  • Uzbek

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Valparaiso

BROADER TERM(S):

Vancouver

BROADER TERM(S):

Vancouver (Washington)

BROADER TERM(S):

Vanuatu

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly New Hebrides, became independent Vanuatu 1980- .

USE FOR:

  • New Hebrides

BROADER TERM(S):

Vatican City

BROADER TERM(S):

Venezuela

BROADER TERM(S):

Veracruz (city)

BROADER TERM(S):

Vermont

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Vietnam

USE:

Vietnam (Socialist Republic)

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly divided into South Vietnam and North Vietnam 1954-1976; Unified as Socialist Republic of Vietnam 1976- .

USE FOR:

  • Vietnam

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Virgin Islands of the United States

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Virginia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Virginia Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

Visayas

BROADER TERM(S):

Waco

BROADER TERM(S):

Wake Island

BROADER TERM(S):

Wales

BROADER TERM(S):

Wallis and Futuna

BROADER TERM(S):

Warren

BROADER TERM(S):

Warwick

BROADER TERM(S):

Washington

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Washington, DC

USE:

Waterbury

BROADER TERM(S):

Waterloo

BROADER TERM(S):

Waukegan

BROADER TERM(S):

Weirton

BROADER TERM(S):

West Germany

USE:

West Indies

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

West Nusa Tenggara

BROADER TERM(S):

West Palm Beach

BROADER TERM(S):

West Virginia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Western Province

BROADER TERM(S):

Western Samoa

USE FOR:

  • Samoa

BROADER TERM(S):

Wheeling

BROADER TERM(S):

Wichita

BROADER TERM(S):

Wichita Falls

BROADER TERM(S):

Wilkes-Barre

BROADER TERM(S):

Wilmington (Delaware)

BROADER TERM(S):

Wilmington (North Carolina)

BROADER TERM(S):

Winston-Salem

BROADER TERM(S):

Wisconsin

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

Woodbury

BROADER TERM(S):

Worchester

BROADER TERM(S):

Wuhan

BROADER TERM(S):

Wyoming

BROADER TERM(S):

Xenon

BROADER TERM(S):

Xi'an

BROADER TERM(S):

Yemen

BROADER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Yonkers

BROADER TERM(S):

York

BROADER TERM(S):

Yoshikawa

BROADER TERM(S):

Youngstown

BROADER TERM(S):

Ypsilanti

BROADER TERM(S):

Yugoslavia

SCOPE NOTE(S): Officially dissolved in 2003. Post-2003 use Serbia and Montenegro.

USE:

Yukon Territory

BROADER TERM(S):

Yuma

BROADER TERM(S):

Zaire

USE:

Zambia

BROADER TERM(S):

NARROWER TERM(S):

RELATED TERM(S):

Zimbabwe

SCOPE NOTE(S): Formerly Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia 1923-1980; became Zimbabwe 1980.

USE FOR:

  • Rhodesia
  • Southern Rhodesia

BROADER TERM(S):

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