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Descriptor in English: Taste
Descriptor in Spanish: Gusto
Descriptor in Portuguese: Paladar
Descriptor in French: Goût
Entry term(s): Gustation
Gustations
Sense, Taste
Senses, Taste
Taste Sense
Taste Senses
Tastes
Tree number(s): F02.830.816.724
G11.561.790.724
Scope note: The ability to detect chemicals through gustatory receptors in the mouth, including those on the TONGUE; the PALATE; the PHARYNX; and the EPIGLOTTIS.
Annotation: differentiate from TASTE PERCEPTION: TASTE takes place in the mouth, TASTE PERCEPTION takes place in the brain
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
DeCS UI: 14028
Descriptor UI: D013649
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Taste - Preferred
Concept UI M0021060
Scope note The ability to detect chemicals through gustatory receptors in the mouth, including those on the TONGUE; the PALATE; the PHARYNX; and the EPIGLOTTIS.
Preferred term Taste
Entry term(s) Gustation
Gustations
Sense, Taste
Senses, Taste
Taste Sense
Taste Senses
Tastes



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