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Descriptor English: Ice Cover
Descriptor Spanish: Cubierta de Hielo
Descriptor Portuguese: Camada de Gelo
Descriptor French: Couche de glace
Entry term(s): Cover, Ice
Cover, Sea Ice
Covers, Ice
Covers, Sea Ice
Glacier
Glacier, Marine
Glaciers
Glaciers, Marine
Ice Cover, Sea
Ice Covers
Ice Covers, Sea
Ice Sheet
Ice Sheets
Ice Shelf, Polar
Ice Shelfs, Polar
Ice, Sea
Iceberg
Icebergs
Marine Glacier
Marine Glaciers
Polar Ice Shelf
Polar Ice Shelfs
Sea Ice
Sea Ice Cover
Sea Ice Covers
Sheet, Ice
Sheets, Ice
Shelf, Polar Ice
Shelfs, Polar Ice
Tree number(s): G01.311.400
G16.500.275.410.500
N06.230.291.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D046448
Scope note: A thick mass of ICE formed over large regions of land; RIVERS; LAKES; ponds; or SEAWATER.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Antarctic Regions (1991-2004)
Arctic Regions (2000-2004)
Ice (1969-2004)
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
DeCS ID: 38838
Unique ID: D046448
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Ice Cover - Preferred
Concept UI M0454315
Scope note A thick mass of ICE formed over large regions of land; RIVERS; LAKES; ponds; or SEAWATER.
Preferred term Ice Cover
Entry term(s) Cover, Ice
Covers, Ice
Ice Covers
Ice Sheet
Ice Sheets
Sheet, Ice
Sheets, Ice
Icebergs - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0454318
Preferred term Icebergs
Entry term(s) Iceberg
Polar Ice Shelf - Narrower
Concept UI M0455333
Preferred term Polar Ice Shelf
Entry term(s) Ice Shelf, Polar
Ice Shelfs, Polar
Polar Ice Shelfs
Shelf, Polar Ice
Shelfs, Polar Ice
Sea Ice Cover - Narrower
Concept UI M0454314
Preferred term Sea Ice Cover
Entry term(s) Cover, Sea Ice
Covers, Sea Ice
Ice Cover, Sea
Ice Covers, Sea
Ice, Sea
Sea Ice
Sea Ice Covers
Glaciers - Narrower
Concept UI M0454316
Preferred term Glaciers
Entry term(s) Glacier
Marine Glaciers - Narrower
Concept UI M0454317
Preferred term Marine Glaciers
Entry term(s) Glacier, Marine
Glaciers, Marine
Marine Glacier



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