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Term:anaerobic respiration
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Definition:The enzymatic release of energy from inorganic and organic compounds (especially carbohydrates and fats) which uses compounds other than oxygen (e.g. nitrate, sulfate) as the terminal electron acceptor.
Synonyms:xref: MetaCyc:ANARESP1-PWY;   Wikipedia:Anaerobic_respiration;   Wikipedia:Cellular_respiration#Anaerobic_respiration

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  biological_process 17636
    cellular process 16423
      cellular metabolic process 8650
        generation of precursor metabolites and energy 391
          energy derivation by oxidation of organic compounds 323
            cellular respiration 228
              anaerobic respiration 0
                anaerobic electron transport chain 0
                anaerobic respiration, using ammonium as electron donor 0
                methanogenesis + 0
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