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Term:
polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0000272)
Annotations: Rat: (22) Mouse: (23) Human: (34) Chinchilla: (19) Bonobo: (19) Dog: (20) Squirrel: (19) Pig: (20)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aldaric acid catabolic process +  
aminoglycan catabolic process +   
amylopectin catabolic process +  
apiogalacturonan metabolic process 
arabinan metabolic process +  
catabolism by organism of macromolecule in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +   
cellular carbohydrate catabolic process +   
cellular macromolecule catabolic process +   
cellular polysaccharide metabolic process +   
galacturonan metabolic process +  
glucan metabolic process +   
glycolytic process +   
monosaccharide catabolic process +   
multi-organism carbohydrate catabolic process +   
oligosaccharide catabolic process +   
polysaccharide biosynthetic process +   
polysaccharide catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a polysaccharide, a polymer of many (typically more than 10) monosaccharide residues linked glycosidically.
protein catabolic process +   
receptor catabolic process +   
regulation of carbohydrate catabolic process +   
regulation of polysaccharide metabolic process +   
substituted mannan metabolic process +  
teichoic acid catabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: polysaccharide breakdown ;   polysaccharide catabolism ;   polysaccharide degradation
Narrow Synonyms: multicellular organismal polysaccharide catabolic process
Alternate IDs: GO:0044244
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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