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Descriptor English: Dissolved Oxygen
Descriptor Spanish: Oxígeno Disuelto
Descriptor Portuguese: Oxigênio Dissolvido
Descriptor French: Oxygène Dissous
Tree number(s): SP4.016.152.678.169
SP4.097.063.949.595
Scope note: The oxygen dissolved in water, wastewater or another liquid. It is generally expressed in milligrammes per litre or in saturation percentage.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Biological Oxygen Demand Analysis MeSH
Stabilization Ponds DeCS
Water Chemical Characteristics DeCS
Water Microbiology MeSH
DeCS ID: 25410
Unique ID: DDCS025410
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Dissolved Oxygen - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058305
Scope note The oxygen dissolved in water, wastewater or another liquid. It is generally expressed in milligrammes per litre or in saturation percentage.
Preferred term Dissolved Oxygen



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