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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/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:food
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Accession:CHEBI:33290 term browser browse the term
Definition:A physiological role played by any substance of either plant, animal or artificial origin which contains essential body nutrients that can be ingested by an organism to provide energy, promote growth, and maintain the processes of life.
Synonyms:related_synonym: food material;   food materials;   food role;   foods;   foodstuff;   foodstuffs


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  CHEBI ontology 21788
    role 21767
      biological role 21765
        physiological role 21755
          food 0
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  CHEBI ontology 21788
    role 21767
      biological role 21765
        physiological role 21755
          food component 21755
            food 0
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