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Term:morphine catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of morphine, 17-methyl-7,8-didehydro-4,5alpha-epoxymorphinan-3,6alpha-diol. Morphine is a highly potent opiate analgesic psychoactive drug obtained form the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: morphine breakdown;   morphine catabolism;   morphine degradation

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  biological_process 20094
    cellular process 18691
      cellular metabolic process 10465
        heterocycle metabolic process 5950
          organic heteropentacyclic compound metabolic process 4
            organic heteropentacyclic compound catabolic process 3
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    metabolic process 12347
      nitrogen compound metabolic process 10569
        organonitrogen compound metabolic process 7276
          alkaloid metabolic process 7
            isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process 3
              morphine metabolic process 0
                morphine catabolic process 0
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