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Term:
L-lysine catabolic process (GO:0019477)
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D-lysine catabolic process 
L-lysine catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of L-lysine, the L-enantiomer of (S)-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: L-lysine breakdown ;   L-lysine catabolism ;   L-lysine degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, GOC:jsg, GOC:mah

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