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"Dogs" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dogs" by people in this website by year, and whether "Dogs" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 300 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 22 publications in 1995
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