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*QUALIFIER

Function

*QUALIFIER is used to test for a qualifier phrase.

CSD Contents

Since textual comments in the CSD are composed in "free-language" it is not recommended that such searches are conducted. Rather, when a hit is encountered the qualifier phrase, if present in the entry, is always displayed as a standard reference item. However, some of the comments also have related bit screens which can be used for searching, as illustrated below.

This field is used to record various attributes of the compound or crystal study. Examples are:

From these examples it can be seen that qualifier phrases are commonly used to distinguish poymorphs or to distinguish one data set from another.

Qualifier phrases are always included in the entry for:

Graphics QUEST3D Procedure

Select *QUALIFIER from the TEXT sub-menu and respond to the standard text prompts.

Related Bit Screens

A number of bit screens can be used to search for various qualifier phrases:

Ex.1

SCRE  50

This query screen registers hits for all non-room temperature studies.

Ex.2

SCRE  49

This query screen registers hits for all neutron studies.

Ex.3

SCRE  48

This query screen registers hits for all determinations of absolute configuration.

Ex.4

SCRE  52

This query screen registers hits for all entries specifying drug activity.

Ex.5

SCRE  51

This query screen registers hits for all entries specifying polymorph or form.

Related Keywords

*TEMPERATURE

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