Descriptor English: Freezing
Descriptor Spanish: Congelación
Descriptor congelación
Scope note: Transformación de líquidos en sólidos mediante la eliminación de calor.
Descriptor Portuguese: Congelamento
Descriptor French: Congélation
Entry term(s): Melting
Tree number(s): G01.645.500
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Liquids transforming into solids by the removal of heat.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67(64)
Related: Cryopreservation MeSH
Cryoprotective Agents MeSH
Cryosurgery MeSH
Ice MeSH
Refrigeration MeSH
DeCS ID: 5751
Unique ID: D005615
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Freezing - Preferred
Concept UI M0008837
Scope note Liquids transforming into solids by the removal of heat.
Preferred term Freezing
Melting - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0521988
Preferred term Melting

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