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Descriptor English: Iridescence
Descriptor Spanish: Iridiscencia
Descriptor Portuguese: Iridescência
Descriptor French: Iridescence
Entry term(s): Coloring, Iridescent
Colorings, Iridescent
Goniochromism
Iridescent Coloring
Iridescent Colorings
Opalescence
Pearlescence
Tree number(s): G01.590.310
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000068897
Scope note: The changing of the color of an object due to variations in the angle of illumination or observation.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 2016; OPALESCENCE was indexed under PEROXIDES 1969-2015
History Note: 2016; for OPALESCENCE (NM) use CARBAMIDE PEROXIDE (NM) 1969-2015
DeCS ID: 56109
Unique ID: D000068897
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/10
Revision Date: 2015/07/09
Iridescence - Preferred
Concept UI M000604081
Scope note The changing of the color of an object due to variations in the angle of illumination or observation.
Preferred term Iridescence
Entry term(s) Coloring, Iridescent
Colorings, Iridescent
Goniochromism
Iridescent Coloring
Iridescent Colorings
Opalescence - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000604092
Preferred term Opalescence
Entry term(s) Pearlescence



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