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Descriptor English:   Water 
Descriptor Spanish:   Agua 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Įgua 
Synonyms English:   Hydrogen Oxide  
Tree Number:   D01.045.250.875
Definition English:   A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   note specifics; in body or tissue = BODY WATER; / admin: consider also FLUID THERAPY or INFUSIONS, PARENTERAL or REHYDRATION SOLUTIONS; / adv eff: consider also WATER INTOXICATION; / metab must refer to metabolism of exogenous water; / stand: consider also WATER SUPPLY; / ther use: consider HYDROTHERAPY & related terms; / virol = WATER MICROBIOLOGY + specific virus; atmospheric water = HUMIDITY; hardness or softness of water: probably WATER / chem & not also HARDNESS but consider also WATER SOFTENING; water consumption = WATER or WATER SUPPLY if on a wide scale: on a personal level = WATER CONSUMPTION see DRINKING
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Water/blood use Blood
Water/microbiology use Water Microbiology
Water/poisoning use Water Intoxication
Water/supply & distribution use Water Supply
Water/toxicity use Water Intoxication
Water/urine use Urine
See Related English:   Body Water
Fresh Water
Mineral Waters
Water Selfpurification
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AN analysis CH chemistry
ME metabolism PS parasitology
PD pharmacology PH physiology
ST standards  
Record Number:   23127 
Unique Identifier:   D014867 

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