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methane catabolic process (GO:0046188)
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methane catabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
methanogenesis +  

Exact Synonyms: methane breakdown ;   methane catabolism ;   methane degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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