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Perceptual Closure MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Perceptual Closure
Tree Number(s)
F02.463.593.932.677
Unique ID
D010466
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010466
Scope Note
The tendency to perceive an incomplete pattern or object as complete or whole. This includes the Gestalt Law of Closure.
Entry Term(s)
Gestalt Law of Closure
Perceptual Completion Phenomena
Previous Indexing
Form Perception (1966-1968)
Visual Perception (1966-1968)
Public MeSH Note
69
Online Note
use PERCEPTUAL CLOSURE to search GESTALT LAW OF CLOSURE 1969-78
History Note
69; GESTALT LAW OF CLOSURE was see under PERCEPTUAL CLOSURE 1969-78
Date Established
1969/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2002/10/24

Allowable Qualifiers
Perceptual Closure Preferred
Gestalt Law of Closure Narrower
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