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plant-type cell wall modification (GO:0009827)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell wall modification involved in multidimensional cell growth +  
cell wall pectin metabolic process +  
cell wall thickening +  
plant-type cell wall assembly +  
plant-type cell wall cellulose metabolic process +  
plant-type cell wall modification +  
The series of events leading to chemical and structural alterations of an existing cellulose and pectin-containing cell wall that can result in loosening, increased extensibility or disassembly. An example of this is found in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Exact Synonyms: cellulose and pectin-containing cell wall modification
Definition Sources: GOC:lr, GOC:mtg_sensu

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