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Term:
organic substance catabolic process (GO:1901575)
Annotations: Rat: (1975) Mouse: (1882) Human: (2165) Chinchilla: (2048) Bonobo: (2094) Dog: (1265) Squirrel: (35) Pig: (1502)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1,2-dichloroethane metabolic process +  
2-nitropropane metabolic process +  
acetate ester metabolic process +   
aldoxime metabolic process +  
arugosin metabolic process +  
austinol metabolic process +  
betaine aldehyde metabolic process +  
candicidin metabolic process +  
carbohydrate derivative metabolic process +   
carbohydrate metabolic process +   
carbon fixation +  
carbon tetrachloride metabolic process +   
cellular aldehyde metabolic process +   
cellular alkane metabolic process +  
cellular alkyne metabolic process +  
cellular catabolic process +   
cellular ketone metabolic process +   
choline metabolic process +   
collagen catabolic process +   
cyanide metabolic process +  
dehydroaustinol metabolic process +  
dichloromethane metabolic process  
dimethyl sulfoxide metabolic process 
ether metabolic process +   
fatty acid derivative metabolic process +   
flavonoid metabolic process +   
halogenated hydrocarbon metabolic process +   
hormone catabolic process +   
lipid metabolic process +   
macromolecule metabolic process +   
multi-organism catabolic process +   
negative regulation of catabolic process +   
nitroglycerin metabolic process 
olefin metabolic process +   
organic acid metabolic process +   
organic cyclic compound metabolic process +   
organic hydroxy compound metabolic process +   
organic substance biosynthetic process +   
organic substance catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of an organic substance, any molecular entity containing carbon.
organometal metabolic process +  
organonitrogen compound metabolic process +   
organophosphate metabolic process +   
organosilicon metabolic process +  
pentaerythritol tetranitrate metabolic process 
phosphinothricin metabolic process +  
poly(3-hydroxyalkanoate) metabolic process +  
poly(hydroxyalkanoate) metabolic process +  
polyketide metabolic process +   
positive regulation of catabolic process +   
regulation of catabolic process +   
S-adenosylmethionine metabolic process +   
secondary metabolite catabolic process +  
small molecule catabolic process +   
tartrate catabolic process 
thioester metabolic process +   
tyrocidine catabolic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: organic molecular entity breakdown ;   organic molecular entity catabolic process ;   organic molecular entity catabolism ;   organic molecular entity degradation ;   organic substance breakdown ;   organic substance catabolism ;   organic substance degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:pr, GOC:TermGenie

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