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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellular respiration +   
The enzymatic release of energy from inorganic and organic compounds (especially carbohydrates and fats) which either requires oxygen (aerobic respiration) or does not (anaerobic respiration).
energy reserve metabolic process +   
fermentation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: oxidative metabolic process ;   oxidative metabolism
Broad Synonyms: respiration
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Cellular_respiration
Definition Sources: GOC:das, ISBN:0140513590, ISBN:0198506732

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