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trace elements
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Elements occurring in minute quantities in nature.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/12372.rdf
Scope Note
For those nutrients required in minute quantities in animal and human nutrition USE dietary minerals; For those nutrients required in minute quantities in plants USE plant micronutrients.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/12372
Used For
microelements (soils)
trace metals
trace minerals
Broader Term
chemical elements
Narrower Term
arsenic
boron
bromine
chromium
cobalt
copper
fluorine
iodine
iron
manganese
molybdenum
nickel
rubidium
selenium
silicon
strontium
tin
tungsten
vanadium
zinc
Related Term
calcium deficiency
dietary minerals
plant micronutrients
Spanish
oligoelementos
Term Number
12372