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Descriptor English: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Descriptor Spanish: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Descriptor Portuguese: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Descriptor French: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Entry term(s): Cinnamomum verum
Cinnamon
Cinnamons
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.595.400.149.500
HP4.018.189.565
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002935
Scope note: The tree which is known for its bark which is sold as cinnamon. The oil contains about 65-80% cinnamaldehyde and 10% EUGENOL and many TERPENES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see CINNAMON 1991-2001, see CONDIMENTS 1975-1990;
History Note: 2002(1975)
DeCS ID: 2962
Unique ID: D002935
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Cinnamomum zeylanicum - Preferred
Concept UI M0004491
Scope note The tree which is known for its bark which is sold as cinnamon. The oil contains about 65-80% cinnamaldehyde and 10% EUGENOL and many TERPENES.
Preferred term Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Entry term(s) Cinnamomum verum
Cinnamon - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0380058
Scope note The dried inner bark of the Cinnamon tree is used medicinally and in SPICES.
Preferred term Cinnamon
Entry term(s) Cinnamons



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