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Descriptor English: Lilium
Descriptor Spanish: Lilium
Descriptor Portuguese: Lilium
Descriptor French: Lilium
Entry term(s): Lilies
Liliums
Lily
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.618.875.500.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027762
Scope note: A plant genus in the family LILIACEAE generally growing in temperate areas. The word lily is also used in the common names of many plants of other genera that resemble true lilies. True lilies are erect perennial plants with leafy stems, scaly bulbs, usually narrow leaves, and solitary or clustered flowers.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Liliaceae (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see Liliaceae 1998-2001
History Note: 2002; use Liliaceae 1998-2001
DeCS ID: 35876
Unique ID: D027762
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Lilium - Preferred
Concept UI M0029201
Scope note A plant genus in the family LILIACEAE generally growing in temperate areas. The word lily is also used in the common names of many plants of other genera that resemble true lilies. True lilies are erect perennial plants with leafy stems, scaly bulbs, usually narrow leaves, and solitary or clustered flowers.
Preferred term Lilium
Entry term(s) Lilies
Liliums
Lily



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