orcinol catabolic process
name: orcinol catabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of orcinol (5-methyl-1,3-benzenediol), an aromatic compound derived from the fermentation of lichen and synthesized by some higher plants.
|GO:0018940||orcinol metabolic process|
|GO:0019336||phenol-containing compound catabolic process|
|GO:0034313||diol catabolic process|
|GO:0072491||toluene-containing compound catabolic process|