Descriptor English: Edible Grain
Descriptor Spanish: Grano Comestible
Descriptor granos comestibles
Entry term(s) cereal
grano comestible
grano de cereal
granos de cereales
Scope note: SEMILLAS utilizadas como importante fuente de alimentación, en especial los granos de la familia POACEAE.
Descriptor Portuguese: Grão Comestível
Descriptor French: Grains comestibles
Entry term(s): Cereal
Cereal Grain
Cereal Grains
Edible Grains
Grain, Cereal
Grain, Edible
Grains, Cereal
Grains, Edible
Tree number(s): A18.024.500.750.500
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: SEEDS used as a major nutritional source, most often the grain from the POACEAE family.
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
Public MeSH Note: 2016; see CEREALS 1966-2015; GRAIN & MALT were headings 1963-84
History Note: 2016 (1966); GRAIN & MALT were headings 1963-84
DeCS ID: 2560
Unique ID: D002523
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Edible Grain - Preferred
Concept UI M000596820
Scope note SEEDS used as a major nutritional source, most often the grain from the POACEAE family.
Preferred term Edible Grain
Entry term(s) Edible Grains
Grain, Edible
Grains, Edible
Cereal Grain - Narrower
Concept UI M0003852
Scope note Seeds from grasses (POACEAE) which are important in the diet.
Preferred term Cereal Grain
Entry term(s) Cereal
Cereal Grains
Grain, Cereal
Grains, Cereal

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