Descriptor English: Sound
Descriptor Spanish: Sonido
Descriptor Portuguese: Som
Descriptor French: Son (physique)
Entry term(s): Ondes acoustiques
Ondes sonores
Ondes élastiques
Rayonnement acoustique
Tree number(s): G01.750.770.776
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A type of non-ionizing radiation in which energy is transmitted through solid, liquid, or gas as compression waves. Sound (acoustic or sonic) radiation with frequencies above the audible range is classified as ultrasonic. Sound radiation below the audible range is classified as infrasonic.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE effets indésirables
Related: Bruit MeSH
Stimulation acoustique MeSH
DeCS ID: 13399
Unique ID: D013016
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Son (physique) - Preferred
Concept UI M0020178
Preferred term Son (physique)
Entry term(s) Rayonnement acoustique
Ondes sonores - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0555238
Preferred term Ondes sonores
Entry term(s) Ondes acoustiques
Ondes élastiques

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