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Descriptor English: Pessimism
Descriptor Spanish: Pesimismo
Descriptor Portuguese: Pessimismo
Descriptor French: Pessimisme
Entry term(s): Negative Thinking
Thinking, Negative
Tree number(s): F01.100.893
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000067657
Scope note: Mental attitude that interprets life events as generally being negative.
Allowable Qualifiers: PX psychology
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
DeCS ID: 56070
Unique ID: D000067657
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Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2016/03/02
Pessimism - Preferred
Concept UI M000600546
Scope note Mental attitude that interprets life events as generally being negative.
Preferred term Pessimism
Entry term(s) Negative Thinking
Thinking, Negative



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