phenol catabolic process

id: GO:0072392
name: phenol catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of phenol, a compound that consists of a benzene ring with one attached hydroxyl group.

Parent Functions

GO:0019336phenol-containing compound catabolic process
GO:0072390phenol metabolic process