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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:cresol metabolic process
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Accession:GO:0042212 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving cresol, a mixture of the aromatic alcohol isoforms o-, p-, and m-cresol, which is obtained from coal tar or petroleum. The isomers are used as disinfectants, textile scouring agents, surfactants and as intermediates in the manufacture of salicylaldehyde, coumarin, and herbicides as well as being a major component of creosote.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: cresol metabolism;   hydroxytoluene metabolic process;   hydroxytoluene metabolism


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  biological_process 19492
    metabolic process 11797
      cellular metabolic process 10717
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 5596
          phenol-containing compound metabolic process 127
            cresol metabolic process 0
              cresol catabolic process + 0
              m-cresol metabolic process + 0
              p-cresol metabolic process + 0
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  biological_process 19492
    cellular process 18340
      cellular metabolic process 10717
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 5596
          benzene-containing compound metabolic process 38
            toluene-containing compound metabolic process 1
              cresol metabolic process 0
                cresol catabolic process + 0
                m-cresol metabolic process + 0
                p-cresol metabolic process + 0
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