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Descriptor English: Eulogy
Descriptor Spanish: Encomio
Descriptor Portuguese: Encômio
Descriptor French: Éloge funèbre
Entry term(s): Eulogies
Tree number(s): V02.375
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019504
Scope note: Work consisting of speeches or writings in praise of a person or thing, especially a set oration in honor of a deceased person. They differ from FUNERAL SERMON which are delivered at ceremonies for the deceased prior to their burial or cremation. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. Do not confuse with Publication Type FUNERAL SERMON for eulogies delivered at funeral services. INDEXER: Do not use
History Note: 2008(1997)
DeCS ID: 33239
Unique ID: D019504
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Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/21
Revision Date: 2018/07/13
Eulogy - Preferred
Concept UI M0028991
Scope note Work consisting of speeches or writings in praise of a person or thing, especially a set oration in honor of a deceased person. They differ from FUNERAL SERMON which are delivered at ceremonies for the deceased prior to their burial or cremation. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Preferred term Eulogy
Entry term(s) Eulogies



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