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Descriptor English: Tobacco
Descriptor Spanish: Tabaco
Descriptor Portuguese: Tabaco
Descriptor French: Tabac
Entry term(s): Nicotiana
Nicotiana tabacum
Nicotiana tabacums
Nicotianas
Tobaccos
tabacum, Nicotiana
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.908.500.900
VS2.005.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014026
Scope note: A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain NICOTINE and other biologically active chemicals; its dried leaves are used for SMOKING.
Annotation: as plant & for smoking ( = SMOKING), sniffing ( = SNUFF see TOBACCO, SMOKELESS) & chewing ( = CHEWING TOBACCO see TOBACCO, SMOKELESS)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Related: Nicotine MeSH
Smoking MeSH
Tabacum DeCS
Tobacco Use Disorder MeSH
DeCS ID: 14415
Unique ID: D014026
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/15
Tobacco - Preferred
Concept UI M0021597
Scope note A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain NICOTINE and other biologically active chemicals; its dried leaves are used for SMOKING.
Preferred term Tobacco
Entry term(s) Nicotiana
Nicotianas
Tobaccos
Nicotiana tabacum - Narrower
Concept UI M0457915
Preferred term Nicotiana tabacum
Entry term(s) Nicotiana tabacums
tabacum, Nicotiana



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