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Cell Phone MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

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Cell Phone
Tree Number(s)
Unique ID
RDF Unique Identifier
Scope Note
Analog or digital communications device in which the user has a wireless connection from a telephone to a nearby transmitter. It is termed cellular because the service area is divided into multiple cells. As the user moves from one cell area to another, the call is transferred to the local transmitter.
Entry Term(s)
Car Phone
Cell Phones
Cellular Phone
Mobile Phone
Mobile Telephone
Portable Cellular Phone
Telephone, Cellular
Transportable Cellular Phone
Previous Indexing
Telephone (1991-2002)
See Also
Computers, Handheld
Public MeSH Note
History Note
2018 (2003)
Date Established
Date of Entry
Revision Date
Cell Phone Preferred
Mobile Phone Narrower
Portable Cellular Phone Narrower
Transportable Cellular Phone Narrower
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