OBO ID: GO:0034310
Term Name: primary alcohol catabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • monohydric alcohol catabolic process
  • primary alcohol breakdown
  • primary alcohol catabolism
  • primary alcohol degradation
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of primary alcohols. A primary alcohol is any alcohol in which a hydroxy group, -OH, is attached to a saturated carbon atom which has either three hydrogen atoms attached to it or only one other carbon atom and two hydrogen atoms attached to it.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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