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Descriptor English: Animation
Descriptor Spanish: Animación
Descriptor Portuguese: Animação
Descriptor French: Animation audiovisuelle
Tree number(s): V01.110
V02.120
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019486
Scope note: A film or video wholly or partially created by photographing drawings, sculptures, or other inanimate things in sequence to create the illusion of motion. Animations are also generated by computers. (From Moving Image Materials: Genre Terms, 1988)
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. Animation as a subject is indexed under the main heading MOTION PICTURES. INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Use for historical material only
History Note: 2008(1997)
DeCS ID: 33226
Unique ID: D019486
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/21
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Animation - Preferred
Concept UI M0028977
Scope note A film or video wholly or partially created by photographing drawings, sculptures, or other inanimate things in sequence to create the illusion of motion. Animations are also generated by computers. (From Moving Image Materials: Genre Terms, 1988)
Preferred term Animation



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