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cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process (GO:0006723)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alkane biosynthetic process +  
alkyne biosynthetic process 
benzene biosynthetic process 
chitin-based cuticle development +  
collagen and cuticulin-based cuticle development +  
cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthetic process 
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.
cuticle pattern formation +  
cuticle pigmentation +  
naphthalene biosynthetic process 
olefin biosynthetic process +  
terpene biosynthetic process +  
toluene biosynthetic process +  

Exact Synonyms: cuticle hydrocarbon anabolism ;   cuticle hydrocarbon biosynthesis ;   cuticle hydrocarbon formation ;   cuticle hydrocarbon synthesis
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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