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Term:
ethylene catabolic process (GO:0042457)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ethylene biosynthetic process +  
ethylene catabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of ethylene (C2-H4, ethene), a simple hydrocarbon gas that can function in plants as a growth regulator.
propylene catabolic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ethene catabolic process ;   ethene catabolism ;   ethylene breakdown ;   ethylene catabolism ;   ethylene degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0387969845

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