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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:food
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Accession:CHEBI:33290 term browser browse the term
Definition:A physiological role played by any substance of either plant, animal or artificial origin which contains essential body nutrients that can be ingested by an organism to provide energy, promote growth, and maintain the processes of life.
Synonyms:related_synonym: food material;   food materials;   food role;   foods;   foodstuff;   foodstuffs


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  CHEBI ontology 19810
    role 19758
      biological role 19758
        physiological role 19751
          food 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19810
    role 19758
      biological role 19758
        physiological role 19751
          food component 19751
            food 0
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