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Term:alkane catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of an alkane, any acyclic branched or unbranched hydrocarbon having the general formula CnH2n+2.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: alkane breakdown;   alkane catabolism;   alkane degradation

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  biological_process 19576
    metabolic process 11899
      cellular metabolic process 10737
        cellular alkane metabolic process 0
          alkane catabolic process 0
            methane catabolic process 0
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