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Descriptor English: Bionics
Descriptor Spanish: Biónica
Descriptor Portuguese: Biônica
Descriptor French: Bionique
Entry term(s): Bionic
Tree number(s): H01.158.344.310
H01.671.100.202
H01.671.293.159
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001701
Scope note: The study of systems, particularly electronic systems, which function after the manner of, in a manner characteristic of, or resembling living systems. Also, the science of applying biological techniques and principles to the design of electronic systems.
Annotation: use for the discipline (education, history, etc) only
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 70
History Note: 70(66)
Related: Cybernetics MeSH
DeCS ID: 1725
Unique ID: D001701
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Bionics - Preferred
Concept UI M0002550
Scope note The study of systems, particularly electronic systems, which function after the manner of, in a manner characteristic of, or resembling living systems. Also, the science of applying biological techniques and principles to the design of electronic systems.
Preferred term Bionics
Entry term(s) Bionic



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