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Descriptor English: Wood
Descriptor Spanish: Madera
Descriptor Portuguese: Madeira
Descriptor French: Bois
Entry term(s): Woods
Tree number(s): A18.450.500.500
J01.637.241.900
SP4.036.407.323.714
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014934
Scope note: A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EC economics
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Related: Forests MeSH
DeCS ID: 15332
Unique ID: D014934
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: 2015/06/23
Wood - Preferred
Concept UI M0023004
Scope note A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
Preferred term Wood
Entry term(s) Woods



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