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Term:
terpenoid biosynthetic process (GO:0016114)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
4-amino-4-deoxy-alpha-L-arabinopyranosyl undecaprenyl phosphate metabolic process +  
apocarotenoid biosynthetic process +  
diterpenoid metabolic process +   
farnesyl diphosphate metabolic process +   
GDP-alpha-D-mannosylchitobiosyldiphosphodolichol metabolic process +  
geranyl diphosphate metabolic process +   
geranylgeranyl diphosphate metabolic process +   
isopentenyl diphosphate biosynthetic process +   
isoprenoid biosynthetic process via 1-deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate 
isoprenoid biosynthetic process via mevalonate +   
monoterpenoid metabolic process +   
phytyl diphosphate metabolic process +  
polyprenol biosynthetic process +   
polyterpenoid metabolic process +  
prenol biosynthetic process 
sesquiterpenoid metabolic process +   
terpene biosynthetic process +  
terpenoid biosynthetic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of terpenoids, any member of a class of compounds characterized by an isoprenoid chemical structure.
terpenoid catabolic process +   
tetraterpenoid metabolic process +   
triterpenoid metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: terpenoid anabolism ;   terpenoid biosynthesis ;   terpenoid formation ;   terpenoid synthesis
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Terpenoid
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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