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Descriptor English: Commerce
Descriptor Spanish: Comercio
Descriptor Portuguese: Comércio
Descriptor French: Commerce
Entry term(s): Business
Businesses
Commerces
Commercial Sector
Commercial Sectors
Price
Prices
Sale
Sales
Sector, Commercial
Sectors, Commercial
Vendor
Vendors
Tree number(s): J01.219
SP4.021.222.218
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003132
Scope note: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Related: Antitrust Laws MeSH
Economic Competition MeSH
Ethics, Business MeSH
Industry MeSH
Tariffs (Sanitation Services) DeCS
DeCS ID: 3163
Unique ID: D003132
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Commerce - Preferred
Concept UI M0004848
Scope note The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Preferred term Commerce
Entry term(s) Commerces
Commercial Sector - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0004849
Preferred term Commercial Sector
Entry term(s) Commercial Sectors
Sector, Commercial
Sectors, Commercial
Vendors - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0013044
Preferred term Vendors
Entry term(s) Vendor
Sales - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0013042
Preferred term Sales
Entry term(s) Sale
Business - Broader
Concept UI M0004852
Preferred term Business
Entry term(s) Businesses
Prices - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0004851
Preferred term Prices
Entry term(s) Price



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