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thymidine catabolic process (GO:0006214)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
deoxycytidine catabolic process 
deoxyuridine catabolic process 
thymidine biosynthetic process  
thymidine catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of thymidine, deoxyribosylthymine thymine 2-deoxyriboside, a deoxynucleoside very widely distributed but occurring almost entirely as phosphoric esters in deoxynucleotides and deoxyribonucleic acid, DNA.

Exact Synonyms: deoxyribosylthymine catabolic process ;   deoxyribosylthymine catabolism ;   thymidine breakdown ;   thymidine catabolism ;   thymidine degradation
Alternate IDs: GO:0006215
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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