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Term:carbohydrate metabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving carbohydrates, any of a group of organic compounds based of the general formula Cx(H2O)y. Includes the formation of carbohydrate derivatives by the addition of a carbohydrate residue to another molecule.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: carbohydrate metabolism
 narrow_synonym: multicellular organismal carbohydrate metabolic process
 related_synonym: single-organism carbohydrate metabolic process
 alt_id: GO:0044261;   GO:0044723
 xref: Wikipedia:Carbohydrate_metabolism

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  biological_process 130258
    metabolic process 79339
      organic substance metabolic process 75686
        carbohydrate metabolic process 4155
          aldaric acid metabolic process + 0
          carbohydrate biosynthetic process + 1552
          carbohydrate catabolic process + 1157
          cellular carbohydrate metabolic process + 2289
          monosaccharide metabolic process + 2010
          multi-organism carbohydrate metabolic process + 6
          negative regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process + 446
          oligosaccharide metabolic process + 300
          polysaccharide metabolic process + 863
          positive regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process + 719
          regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process + 1589
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