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Descriptor English: Aluminum Silicates
Descriptor Spanish: Silicatos de Aluminio
Descriptor Portuguese: Silicatos de Alumínio
Descriptor French: Silicates d'aluminium
Entry term(s): Aluminum Silicate
Silicate, Aluminum
Silicates, Aluminum
Tree number(s): D01.056.050.075
D01.578.725.025
D01.650.550.050.075
D01.837.725.700.760.050
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000538
Scope note: Any of the numerous types of clay which contain varying proportions of Al2O3 and SiO2. They are made synthetically by heating aluminum fluoride at 1000-2000 degrees C with silica and water vapor. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
Annotation: "numerous types of clay"
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
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
DeCS ID: 539
Unique ID: D000538
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Aluminum Silicates - Preferred
Concept UI M0000833
Scope note Any of the numerous types of clay which contain varying proportions of Al2O3 and SiO2. They are made synthetically by heating aluminum fluoride at 1000-2000 degrees C with silica and water vapor. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
Preferred term Aluminum Silicates
Entry term(s) Aluminum Silicate
Silicate, Aluminum
Silicates, Aluminum



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