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Descriptor English: Moon
Descriptor Spanish: Luna
Descriptor Portuguese: Lua
Descriptor French: Lune
Entry term(s): Cycle, Lunar
Cycle, Moon
Cycles, Lunar
Cycles, Moon
Lunar Cycle
Lunar Cycles
Lunar Phase
Lunar Phases
Moon Cycle
Moon Cycles
Moon Phase
Moon Phases
Moons
Phase, Lunar
Phase, Moon
Phases, Lunar
Phases, Moon
Tree number(s): G01.060.075.730.700.200.500
HP6.051.376.105.053
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016081
Scope note: The natural satellite of the planet Earth. It includes the lunar cycles or phases, the lunar month, lunar landscapes, geography, and soil.
Annotation: moon illusion: coordinate with OPTICAL ILLUSIONS
Previous Indexing: Astronomy (1966-1990)
Extraterrestrial Environment (1966-1990)
Meteorological Factors (1977-1990)
Periodicity (1966-1990)
Space Flight (1966-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
DeCS ID: 29053
Unique ID: D016081
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/06/06
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Moon - Preferred
Concept UI M0024563
Scope note The natural satellite of the planet Earth. It includes the lunar cycles or phases, the lunar month, lunar landscapes, geography, and soil.
Preferred term Moon
Entry term(s) Moons
Lunar Phases - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0024562
Preferred term Lunar Phases
Entry term(s) Lunar Phase
Moon Phase
Moon Phases
Phase, Lunar
Phase, Moon
Phases, Lunar
Phases, Moon
Lunar Cycle - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0024561
Preferred term Lunar Cycle
Entry term(s) Cycle, Lunar
Cycle, Moon
Cycles, Lunar
Cycles, Moon
Lunar Cycles
Moon Cycle
Moon Cycles



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