AGROVOC based search

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Introduction and conventions

The AGROVOC thesaurus consists of descriptors and non-descriptors. It is a kind of dictionary for the description of information sources. Its main role is to standardize the indexing process in order to make searching simpler and more efficient, and to provide the user with the most relevant records. Consulting AGROVOC when searching sources on the database means using the same language adopted for indexing the records.