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Term:chlorobenzene metabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving chlorobenzene, a derivative of benzene with a chlorine atoms attached to the ring. It is a colorless liquid that is manufactured for use as a solvent. It quickly evaporates in the air and is degraded by hydroxyl radicals that are produced photochemically. The gas acts as a source of ClOx, which helps in the breakdown of stratospheric ozone.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: chlorobenzene metabolism
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  biological_process 19858
    metabolic process 12096
      cellular metabolic process 10917
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 5567
          benzene-containing compound metabolic process 37
            chlorobenzene metabolic process 0
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