Descriptor in English: Refrigeration
Descriptor in Spanish: Refrigeración
Descriptor in Portuguese: Refrigeração
Descriptor in French: Réfrigération
Entry term(s): Chain, Cold
Chains, Cold
Cold Chain
Cold Chains
Tree number(s): E02.792.643
Scope note: The mechanical process of cooling.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: was in Cat E & J 1967-81, was in Cat G only 1963-66
See also the descriptors: Hypothermia, Induced MeSH
DeCS UI: 12456
Descriptor UI: D012034
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/05/22
Refrigeration - Preferred
Concept UI M0018707
Scope note The mechanical process of cooling.
Preferred term Refrigeration
Cold Chain - Narrower
Concept UI M0018708
Preferred term Cold Chain
Entry term(s) Chain, Cold
Chains, Cold
Cold Chains

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