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The net effect of various factors on which descriptions are preferred or acceptable to represent SNOMED CT concepts in a particular environment. 


  • While national or regional languages are the primary factor in language context, local dialects and preferences for use of particular terms in a clinical specialty, organization or locality may also be significant contributing factors.
  • Language reference sets can be used to represent preferences for use of particular terms in a range of different language contexts.

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