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biological process +     
behavior +   
biological adhesion +   
biological phase +   
biological regulation +   
carbohydrate utilization +   
carbon utilization +  
cell aggregation +   
cell killing +   
cell population proliferation +   
cellular component organization or biogenesis +   
cellular process +   
detoxification +   
developmental process +   
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immune system process +   
localization +   
locomotion +   
metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways, including anabolism and catabolism, by which living organisms transform chemical substances. Metabolic processes typically transform small molecules, but also include macromolecular processes such as DNA repair and replication, and protein synthesis and degradation.
multi-organism process +   
multicellular organismal process +   
negative regulation of biological process +   
nitrogen utilization +   
phosphorus utilization +  
pigmentation +   
positive regulation of biological process +   
regulation of biological process +   
reproduction +   
reproductive process +   
response to stimulus +   
rhythmic process +   
signaling +   
sulfur utilization +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: metabolism
Narrow Synonyms: metabolic process resulting in cell growth ;   metabolism resulting in cell growth ;   multicellular organism metabolic process
Related Synonyms: single-organism metabolic process
Alternate IDs: GO:0044236 ;   GO:0044710
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, ISBN:0198547684

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