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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:mineral nutrient
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Accession:CHEBI:167164 term browser browse the term
Definition:A mineral that is an inorganic nutrient which must be ingested and absorbed in adequate amounts to satisfy a wide range of essential metabolic and/or structural functions in the human body.
Synonyms:related_synonym: mineral nutrients;   nutrient minerals
 xref: Wikipedia:Mineral_(nutrient)

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  CHEBI ontology 19795
    chemical entity 19795
      chemical substance 13189
        mineral 3924
          mineral nutrient 0
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  CHEBI ontology 19795
    role 19746
      biological role 19746
        physiological role 19744
          food component 19744
            nutrient 19737
              mineral nutrient 0
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