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Descriptor in English: Silicates
Descriptor in Spanish: Silicatos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Silicatos
Descriptor in French: Silicates
Entry term(s): Silicate
Tree number(s): D01.578.725
D01.837.725.700.760
SP4.097.039.784
SP8.473.654.412.052.083
Scope note: The generic term for salts derived from silica or the silicic acids. They contain silicon, oxygen, and one or more metals, and may contain hydrogen. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th Ed)
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 94
DeCS UI: 31045
Descriptor UI: D017640
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Silicates - Preferred
Concept UI M0026710
Scope note The generic term for salts derived from silica or the silicic acids. They contain silicon, oxygen, and one or more metals, and may contain hydrogen. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th Ed)
Preferred term Silicates
Entry term(s) Silicate



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