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Tsunamis MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Tsunamis
Tree Number(s)
G01.311.933
Unique ID
D057192
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D057192
Annotation
coordinate with DISASTERS if pertinent; specify geographic location
Scope Note
Series of ocean waves produced by geologic events or underwater LANDSLIDES. These waves can travel at speeds averaging 450 (and up to 600) miles per hour in the open ocean.
Entry Term(s)
Tsunami
Public MeSH Note
2010; see TIDAL WAVES (2009)
History Note
2010; use TIDAL WAVES (2009)
Date Established
2010/01/01
Date of Entry
2009/07/06
Revision Date
2016/06/17
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