nitrile catabolic process

id: GO:0050899
name: nitrile catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a nitrile, an organic compound containing trivalent nitrogen attached to one carbon atom.

Child Functions

GO:0019256acrylonitrile catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0044270cellular nitrogen compound catabolic process
GO:0050898nitrile metabolic process