Descriptor in English: Darkness
Descriptor in Spanish: Oscuridad
Descriptor in Portuguese: Escuridão
Descriptor in French: Obscurité
Entry term(s): Darknesses
Tree number(s): G01.590.540.233
Scope note: The absence of light.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
DeCS UI: 3643
Descriptor UI: D003624
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Darkness - Preferred
Concept UI M0005663
Scope note The absence of light.
Preferred term Darkness
Entry term(s) Darknesses

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey