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Descriptor English: Biological Evolution
Descriptor Spanish: Evolución Biológica
Descriptor Portuguese: Evolução Biológica
Descriptor French: Évolution biologique
Entry term(s): Evolution, Biological
Tree number(s): G05.045
G16.075
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005075
Scope note: The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
Annotation: Man in the evolutionary process is HOMINIDAE; evolution at the molecular level of DNA sequence is EVOLUTION, MOLECULAR
Public MeSH Note: 2011; see EVOLUTION 1989-2010
History Note: 2011 (1989)
Related: Sociobiology MeSH
DeCS ID: 5174
Unique ID: D005075
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Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/02/19
Biological Evolution - Preferred
Concept UI M0007992
Scope note The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
Preferred term Biological Evolution
Entry term(s) Evolution, Biological



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