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Descriptor English: Explosive Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Sustancias Explosivas
Descriptor Portuguese: Substâncias Explosivas
Descriptor French: Explosifs
Entry term(s): Agents, Explosive
Explosive
Explosives
Tree number(s): D27.720.317
SP8.473.654.412.052.062
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053834
Scope note: Substances that are energetically unstable and can produce a sudden expansion of the material, called an explosion, which is accompanied by heat, pressure and noise. Other things which have been described as explosive that are not included here are explosive action of laser heating, human performance, sudden epidemiological outbreaks, or fast cell growth.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 2007
History Note: 2007
Related: Bombs MeSH
DeCS ID: 52414
Unique ID: D053834
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Date Established: 2007/01/01
Date of Entry: 2006/07/05
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Explosive Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0496773
Scope note Substances that are energetically unstable and can produce a sudden expansion of the material, called an explosion, which is accompanied by heat, pressure and noise. Other things which have been described as explosive that are not included here are explosive action of laser heating, human performance, sudden epidemiological outbreaks, or fast cell growth.
Preferred term Explosive Agents
Entry term(s) Agents, Explosive
Explosive
Explosives



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