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Term:
xylan catabolic process (GO:0045493)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
arabinoxylan-containing compound metabolic process +  
ascospore wall chitin catabolic process +  
cell wall polysaccharide catabolic process involved in abscission 
cell wall polysaccharide catabolic process involved in lateral root development 
glucuronoxylan metabolic process +  
hemicellulose catabolic process +  
mannan catabolic process +  
negative regulation of cell wall polysaccharide catabolic process +  
plant-type cell wall cellulose catabolic process +  
positive regulation of cell wall polysaccharide catabolic process +  
regulation of cell wall polysaccharide catabolic process +  
xylan acetylation 
xylan biosynthetic process +  
xylan catabolic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of xylan, a polymer containing a beta-1,4-linked D-xylose backbone.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: xylan breakdown ;   xylan catabolism ;   xylan degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, PMID:11931668

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