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Descriptor English: Earth Sciences
Descriptor Spanish: Ciencias de la Tierra
Descriptor Portuguese: Ciências da Terra
Descriptor French: Sciences de la Terre
Entry term(s): Earth Science
Exact and Earth Sciences
Geoscience
Geosciences
Science, Earth
Sciences, Earth
Tree number(s): H01.277
SH1.020.020.010
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D056448
Scope note: Fields of science encompassing studies and research from the disciplines of PHYSICS; CHEMISTRY; BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; and MATHEMATICS; that are related to the planet EARTH. Subfields include atmospheric chemistry; CLIMATOLOGY; ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; GEOGRAPHY; GEOLOGY; geophysics; METEOROLOGY; OCEANOGRAPHY; PALEONTOLOGY; mineralogy; and seismology.
Annotation: use for the discipline (education, history, etc) only
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2010
History Note: 2010
DeCS ID: 53782
Unique ID: D056448
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Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Earth Sciences - Preferred
Concept UI M0527312
Scope note Fields of science encompassing studies and research from the disciplines of PHYSICS; CHEMISTRY; BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; and MATHEMATICS; that are related to the planet EARTH. Subfields include atmospheric chemistry; CLIMATOLOGY; ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; GEOGRAPHY; GEOLOGY; geophysics; METEOROLOGY; OCEANOGRAPHY; PALEONTOLOGY; mineralogy; and seismology.
Preferred term Earth Sciences
Entry term(s) Earth Science
Exact and Earth Sciences
Geoscience
Geosciences
Science, Earth
Sciences, Earth



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