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Descriptor English: Biomass
Descriptor Spanish: Biomasa
Descriptor Portuguese: Biomassa
Descriptor French: Biomasse
Entry term(s): Biomasses
Tree number(s): G16.500.275.157.100
N06.230.124.100
SP4.102.072.573.994
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018533
Scope note: Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.
Previous Indexing: Ecology (1982-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95; was see ECOLOGY 1982-94
Online Note: use ECOLOGY to search BIOMASS 1982-94
History Note: 95; was see ECOLOGY 1982-94
DeCS ID: 32340
Unique ID: D018533
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/07
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Biomass - Preferred
Concept UI M0027784
Scope note Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.
Preferred term Biomass
Entry term(s) Biomasses



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