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Descriptor in English: Steam
Descriptor in Spanish: Vapor
Descriptor in Portuguese: Vapor
Descriptor in French: Vapeur
Entry term(s): Steams
Vapor, Water
Vapors, Water
Water Vapor
Water Vapors
Tree number(s): D01.045.250.875.800
D01.248.497.158.459.650.800
D01.650.550.925.800
G16.500.887
N06.230.650
SP4.041.432.533.010.030.040
Scope note: Water in its gaseous state. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
See also the descriptors: Steam Bath MeSH
Water MeSH
DeCS UI: 13613
Descriptor UI: D013227
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Steam - Preferred
Concept UI M0020465
Scope note Water in its gaseous state. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Preferred term Steam
Entry term(s) Steams
Water Vapor - Narrower
Concept UI M0521556
Scope note Water in the form of a vapor, especially when below the boiling point and diffused. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Preferred term Water Vapor
Entry term(s) Vapor, Water
Vapors, Water
Water Vapors



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