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Descriptor English: Vegetables
Descriptor Spanish: Verduras
Descriptor Portuguese: Verduras
Descriptor French: Légumes
Entry term(s): Vegetable
Tree number(s): B01.650.160.956
B01.650.510.956
G07.203.300.850
J02.500.850
SP4.036.407.353.734
VS2.001.001.001.008
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014675
Scope note: A food group comprised of EDIBLE PLANTS or their parts.
Annotation: coordinate with specific plant if pertinent; therapeutic use of vegetables: index VEGETABLES + specific plant if pertinent + disease /diet ther; PHYTOTHERAPY is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EC economics
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 15076
Unique ID: D014675
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: 2016/06/17
Vegetables - Preferred
Concept UI M0022576
Scope note A food group comprised of EDIBLE PLANTS or their parts.
Preferred term Vegetables
Entry term(s) Vegetable



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