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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0008004

NCI Thesaurus Code: C16421  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Occupation or Discipline

NCIt Definition: The branch of chemistry dealing with the physical properties of chemical substances. Chemical thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, quantum chemistry, statistical mechanics, and spectroscopy are some areas of chemistry comprising the bulk of physical chemistry.

MSH Definition: The study of CHEMICAL PHENOMENA and processes in terms of the underlying PHYSICAL PHENOMENA and processes.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
CHEM PHYSICAL
Chemistries, Physical
Chemistry, Physical
Physical Chemistries
physical chemistry (field)
Physical Chemistry
PHYSICAL CHEM

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C16421 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use PHYSICOCHEMICAL PHENOMENA or specifics treed under it for physical phenomena related to the structure and interactive processes of chemicals MSH
AQL CL EC ED ES HI IS LJ MA MT OG SN ST TD MSH
DC 1 MSH
DX 19650101 MSH
HN 65 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20090710 MSH
MN H01.181.529 MSH
PM 65 MSH
TERMUI T007638 MSH
TERMUI T007639 MSH
TH NLM (1965) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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