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Descriptor English: Fumigation
Descriptor Spanish: Fumigación
Descriptor Portuguese: Fumigação
Descriptor French: Fumigation
Entry term(s): Fumigations
Tree number(s): N06.850.780.200.300
SP4.022.218.339
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005651
Scope note: The application of smoke, vapor, or gas for the purpose of disinfecting or destroying pests or microorganisms.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
DeCS ID: 28044
Unique ID: D005651
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Fumigation - Preferred
Concept UI M0008881
Scope note The application of smoke, vapor, or gas for the purpose of disinfecting or destroying pests or microorganisms.
Preferred term Fumigation
Entry term(s) Fumigations



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