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Descriptor English: Physics
Descriptor Spanish: Física
Descriptor Portuguese: Física
Descriptor French: Physique
Entry term(s): Physic
Tree number(s): H01.671
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010825
Scope note: The study of those aspects of energy and matter in terms of elementary principles and laws. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use PHYSICAL PHENOMENA or its specifics for physical processes and principles related to matter and energy
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
DeCS ID: 11257
Unique ID: D010825
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Physics - Preferred
Concept UI M0016810
Scope note The study of those aspects of energy and matter in terms of elementary principles and laws. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Preferred term Physics
Entry term(s) Physic



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