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DMA Controlled Vocabulary

The DMA Controlled Vocabulary is designed to assist the DoD Visual Information caption writer in entering relevant, standardized keywords to assist in long-term archiving and accessibility. The purpose of a controlled vocabulary is to create a classification schema permitting like subject matter to be united and accessible increasing discoverability and search functionality. 

The Controlled Vocabulary will be integrated with the primary ingest point at the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS) in the future, and is available for reference at all times.  

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