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Term:
xenobiotic catabolic process (GO:0042178)
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alkane catabolic process +  
alkene catabolic process +  
alkyne catabolic process +  
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antibiotic catabolic process +  
aromatic compound catabolic process +   
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caprolactam metabolic process +  
cellular alcohol catabolic process +  
cellular carbohydrate catabolic process +   
cellular lipid catabolic process +   
cellular macromolecule catabolic process +   
cellular nitrogen compound catabolic process +   
cyanamide metabolic process 
cyclohexanol metabolic process +  
cyclohexylsulfamate metabolic process 
dimethyl ether metabolic process 
dodecyl sulfate metabolic process 
glycerol ether catabolic process +   
halogenated hydrocarbon metabolic process +   
heterocycle catabolic process +   
hydrogen peroxide catabolic process +   
insecticide metabolic process +   
ketone body catabolic process +   
ketone catabolic process +   
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methyl ethyl ketone metabolic process +  
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negative regulation of cellular catabolic process +   
neurotransmitter catabolic process +   
nitrilotriacetate metabolic process +  
nitroglycerin metabolic process 
nylon metabolic process +  
organic acid catabolic process +   
organomercury catabolic process +  
organosilicon metabolic process +  
pentaerythritol tetranitrate metabolic process 
peptide catabolic process +   
peptidyl-diphthamide catabolic process 
peptidyl-diphthine catabolic process 
pheromone catabolic process 
polyphosphate catabolic process  
positive regulation of cellular catabolic process +   
propylene metabolic process +   
receptor catabolic process +   
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sulfur compound catabolic process +   
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toxin catabolic process +   
triethanolamine metabolic process +  
vitamin catabolic process +   
xenobiotic catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a xenobiotic compound, a compound foreign to the organim exposed to it. It may be synthesized by another organism (like ampicilin) or it can be a synthetic chemical.
xenobiotic glucuronidation  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: xenobiotic breakdown ;   xenobiotic catabolism ;   xenobiotic degradation
Related Synonyms: drug breakdown ;   drug catabolic process ;   drug catabolism ;   drug degradation ;   exogenous drug breakdown ;   exogenous drug catabolic process ;   exogenous drug catabolism ;   exogenous drug degradation
Alternate IDs: GO:0042737 ;   GO:0042738
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, GOC:krc

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