Descriptor in English: Drinking Water
Descriptor in Spanish: Agua Potable
Descriptor in Portuguese: Água Potável
Descriptor in French: Eau de boisson
Entry term(s): Bottled Water
Potable Water
Safe Water
Water Fountain
Water Fountains
Water for Human Consumption
Water, Bottled
Water, Drinking
Water, Potable
Tree number(s): D01.045.250.875.300
Scope note: Water that is intended to be ingested.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
ST standards
VI virology
History Note: 2012
See also the descriptors: Domestic Water Consumption DeCS
Fresh Water MeSH
Soft Drink Industry DeCS
DeCS UI: 16183
Descriptor UI: D060766
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Drinking Water - Preferred
Concept UI M0555397
Scope note Water that is intended to be ingested.
Preferred term Drinking Water
Entry term(s) Safe Water
Water for Human Consumption
Water, Drinking
Potable Water - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0556084
Preferred term Potable Water
Entry term(s) Water, Potable
Bottled Water - Narrower
Concept UI M0557301
Preferred term Bottled Water
Entry term(s) Water, Bottled
Water Fountains - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI F0001168
Preferred term Water Fountains
Entry term(s) Water Fountain

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