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Victoria MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Victoria
Tree Number(s)
Z01.639.100.992
Z01.678.100.373.992
Unique ID
D014739
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014739
Annotation
a state of Australia
Scope Note
A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)
Previous Indexing
Australia (1966-1987)
History Note
88
Date Established
1988/01/01
Date of Entry
1987/03/09
Revision Date
2015/06/23
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