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Term:cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process
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Accession:GO:0006723 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of hydrocarbons that make up the cuticle, the outer layer of some animals and plants, which acts to prevent water loss.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: cuticle hydrocarbon anabolism;   cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthesis;   cuticle hydrocarbon formation;   cuticle hydrocarbon synthesis


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  biological_process 20015
    multicellular organismal process 9056
      multicellular organism development 5736
        cuticle development 3
          cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process 0
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  biological_process 20015
    metabolic process 12259
      biosynthetic process 6218
        organic substance biosynthetic process 6116
          hydrocarbon biosynthetic process 0
            cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process 0
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